Recreational Observation

Mt Snoqualmie Slot Coulior via South Shoulder

Feb. 20, 2016, 12:30 p.m. PST

Weather: Clouds Broken/Scattered, some sun. Precip NO.

Snowpack: Touchy SS 15cm, Touchy SS 29cm, Stubborn SS 41cm, Wet Rain Crust.

Area Description: Mt Snoqualmie

Avalanches: Yes. Slot Coulior, ski cut/jumps, while on belay, D2.5 R5, 35cm SS, wall to wall 1300'. Was not anticipating skiing slot with touchy SS, we had a rope so we tested entrance anyways before turning back; after it slid we decided to ski it and exit via snow lake.

Observation by Tod Bloxham

Latitude: 47.458245

Longitude: -121.418860

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No