East ridge of Pilot Peak gully avalanches

Location Name: 
Knob Ridge
Region: 
Mores Creek Summit
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Sat, 02/04/2017 - 13:00
Location Map: 
United States
43° 56' 57.8004" N, 115° 40' 19.0524" W
US


Red Flags: 
Recent avalanche activity
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Rapid warming
Obvious avalanche path
Terrain Trap

Observation made by: Public
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slope: 
32degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Crown Height: 
1 ft
Weak Layer: 
Old Snow
Avalanche Width: 
40ft.
Terrain: 
Below Treeline
Elevation: 
6 800ft.
Bed Surface: 
Old Snow
Avalanche Length: 
250ft.
Number of similar avalanches: 
4
Number of people caught: 
0
Number of partial burials: 
0
Number of full burials: 
0
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Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Above Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Strong
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Warming
Wind Direction: 
Southeast
Accumulation rate: 
Greater than 1 in. per hour
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