West Slopes South - South of I-90 to Columbia River
Jan. 14, 2017, 1:30 p.m. PST
Weather: Clear. Air temperature -3.5C
Snowpack: Detailed snow profile can be found here: http://snowpilot.org/node/1198
Area Description: Mount Rainier National Park (MRNP) paradise area, near Marmot Hill.
Avalanches: None. Small pinwheels and rollerballs during mid-day sun on ~40 degree solar aspect slopes.
Observation by David Geeraerts
Did you see any avalanches? No
Did you trigger any avalanches? No
Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No