Black Dog Bowl Natural Avalanche

Location Name: 
Black Dog Bowl
Region: 
Slab Butte/Wong’s Bowl Area
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Sun, 01/06/2019 - 06:22
Location Map: 
United States
45° 6' 36.144" N, 116° 8' 15.1332" W
US


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

Observation made by: Forecaster
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slab
Slope: 
40degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Crown Height: 
Less than 1 ft
Aspect: 
North
Weak Layer: 
Storm Snow
Avalanche Width: 
40ft.
Terrain: 
Near Treeline
Bed Surface: 
Storm Snow
Avalanche Length: 
50ft.
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

small loose soft natural during the storm maybe

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Cloud Cover: 
100% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
Snow
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Southeast
Accumulation rate: 
Greater than 1 in. per hour
More detailed information about the weather: 

Dumping and blowing