Avalanche: Lost Creek Reservoir

Observer Name
Kobernik/Rasmussen
Observation Date
Friday, January 12, 2018
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Region:

Location Name or Route
West of Lost Creek Reservoir
Elevation
10000
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
15"
Comments

A number of avalanches occurred in this area during the tail end of the last storm.  They all broke into old weak snow near the ground.  None of them ran all that far, most stopped short of the transition zone.

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