Public Observation #2023-1074
Submitted:March 9, 2023 9:35 AM
Observation Date:March 9, 2023
Zone or Region:Central Cascades
Did you trigger any avalanches?Yes
Was it intentional?Yes
Avalanche Type:Soft Slab
Size:D1: Relatively harmless to people
Only traveled 10-15M down the slope
Signs of Unstable Snow
Did you see shooting cracks?Yes
Did you experience collapsing or whumpfing?No
ObservationsSmall wind slab avalanche on top of Tumalo.
D1, 10-15m wide, traveled 10-15M down
Did not ski bowl as a result.