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Recreational Observation

Snoqualmie Pass

Jan. 6, 2016, 8:45 a.m. PST

Weather: Overcast, 30F trending warmer as clouds broke up near 11a.

Snowpack: Boot top new powder from 1/3-1/4 still soft.

Area Description: Snoqualmie Mountain

Avalanches: Tree bombs produced minimal slides but hazard from above is high. Only areas we were able to trigger any slides were convex features. S/SSW @ 4000' small loose dry windslab skier triggered on 40* aspect below treeline. Ran ~75' on a convex feature Tree bombs caused concern around 11a as soon as the clouds began to lift/breakup

Latitude: 47.396374

Longitude: -121.398926

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No