Avalanche: Jordan Canyon

Observer Name
Kobernik/Busto
Observation Date
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, March 3, 2015

Region:

Location Name or Route
Upper Jordan
Elevation
10600
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2'
Width
300
Vertical
600
Comments

This avalanche had a fresh fracture line which points to it releasing late in the storm during the frontal passage.

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