Recreational Observation

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:

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

Latitude: 46.798750

Longitude: -121.732829

Did you see any avalanches? No

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No