6-16” crowns were witnessed human triggered on weighted slopes

Location Name: 
Backside
Region: 
Boulder/Jughandle Area
Date and time of observation: 
Sun, 02/03/2019 - 01:09
Location Map: 
United States
44° 51' 40.3596" N, 115° 56' 55.5432" W
US


Red Flags: 
Whumphing noises, shooting cracks, or collapsing
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain

Observation made by: Public
Snowpit Observations
More detailed information about the snowpack: 

While riding in the trees on northern slopes between 7400 and 8200 feet yesterday we triggered several crowns some that propagated

Weather Observations
Blowing Snow: 
Yes
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Precipitation: 
Snow
Accumulation rate: 
Less than 1 in. per hour