Avalanche: Maple Bench

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Thursday, January 5, 2017
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Occurence Time
Overnight

Region:

Location Name or Route
Maple Bench
Elevation
6500
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Depth
20"
Width
200
Vertical
500
Comments

I noticed evidence of lots of natural avalanche activity in the Wellsville Range, looking up from Mendon.  It looks like a pretty widespread avalanche cycle, and particularly interesting is the activity at low elevations.  

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