Avalanche Grassy Twin Basin

Location Name: 
Grassy Twin
Region: 
Hazard Lake Area
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Mon, 01/25/2016 - 12:34
Location Map: 
United States
45° 10' 9.5916" N, 116° 12' 14.1768" W
US


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Observation made by: Forecaster
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Slab
Slope: 
40degrees
Aspect: 
East
Elevation: 
7 800ft.
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Suspected natural avalanches from Monday January 25th. Failed on early January surface hoar that was sitting on a melt freeze layer.

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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Calm
Precipitation: 
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
Southwest
Accumulation rate: 
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