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large avalanche incident

Location Name
backcountry bowl
Region
Outside of the Forecast Area
Name
Anonymous
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Position
Public
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown)
Red Flags
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Avalanche Type
Dry
Blowing Snow
Yes
Trigger type
Skier
Wind Speed
Light
Slope
35degrees
Air temperature
Below Freezing
Aspect
North
Air temperature trend
Static
Elevation
7600ft.
Bed Surface
Old Snow
Cloud Cover
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Precipitation
Snow
Weak Layer
Storm Snow
Crown Height
2 ft
Accumulation rate
<1
Avalanche Width
250ft.
Avalanche Length
1500ft.
Terrain
Above Treeline
More detailed information about the avalanche

very large slide triggered today on a north slope, steep narrow convexity running down to an open bowlmultiple fracture points within the snow column as slide ranupper bed surface was 10" down that stepped down to lower bed surface 24" downslide travelled very far down the slope, ran all the way to treelineanyone caught in or below the slide path would have been been at high riskĀ