Avalanche: Murdock Bowl

Observer Name
Craig Gordon/Ted Scroggin
Observation Date
Wednesday, November 22, 2017
Occurrence Date
Friday, November 17, 2017
Occurence Time
Morning

Region:

Location Name or Route
Murdock Bowl
Elevation
11000
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
3.5'
Width
400
Vertical
500
Comments

Nice connected pocket that broke 3-4 feet deep and 400 feet wide, failing on weak facets during the height of the Nov. 16th/17th storm

Coordinates