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Recreational Observation

S. X S.E. aspect , 5200 - 7400' , subalpin to alpin .

May 16, 2017, 3:33 p.m. PST

Weather: 30 deg. Snowing steady , winds 5mph. at base to 30+ at summit .

Snowpack: 5-8" storm snow. cold to warm and windslabed . Poor to no bond with frozen firm sun affected base .

Area Description: Wa. Pass corridor. S.R. 20 , N.C.H.

Avalanches: 3 of 4 skiers triggered storm snow slab releases , traveling 500' each , with deposition piles in the 4' x 150' wide range.

Observation by Huginn , Muninn , Odinskier-X , Skier-A

Latitude: 48.530668

Longitude: -120.687441

Did you see any avalanches? Yes

Did you trigger any avalanches? No

Was anyone caught in an Avalanche? No