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Observation: Cardiff Peak

Observation Date
5/2/2022
Observer Name
Cal Giddings
Region
Salt Lake » Little Cottonwood Canyon » Cardiff Peak
Location Name or Route
Tetris
Red Flags
Red Flags
Recent Avalanches
Rapid Warming
Poor Snowpack Structure
Avalanche Problem #1
Problem
Wet Snow
Problem #1 Comments
Ski cut triggered 5 long running WL avalanches while skiing Tetris today. These failed on the new/old interface.
Rollerballs on East facing began at 11 am. Natural WL's began at 11:50, releasing off the rock spurs lining Atomic Fireball.
Comments
Scale of these WL avalanches is shown in the video below
Video
Today's Observed Danger Rating
Moderate
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating
Moderate
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