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Snow pack and stability tests post storms and it was wet.

Location Name
Ball Butte, East facing aspect
Region
Three Sisters Area
Name
CJ Svela
Email Address
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Position
COAC Observer
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown)
Red Flags
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks, or collapsing
Rapid warming
Obvious avalanche path
Terrain Trap
Blowing Snow
No
Wind Speed
Calm
Slope
34degrees
Wind Direction
Southeast
Air temperature
Above Freezing
Aspect
East
Air temperature trend
Warming
Elevation
7650ft.
Cloud Cover
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Precipitation
Rain
Accumulation rate
None
Terrain
Near Treeline
More detailed information about the weather

 Very wet day.

More detailed information about the avalanche

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