North and South Tamarack Backcountry
Tamarack Out of Bounds
Date and time of observation:
Fri, 12/23/2016 - 13:00
United States44° 41' 25.368" N, 116° 9' 21.9888" W
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Obvious avalanche path
Basal Facets are widespread throughout the zone. Very weak when isolated but good strength when connected to surrounding snowpack. Saw well developed DH in north pit but would need to find a thin spot or other trigger to get it to fail. Had collapses on this layer 10 days ago in same area.