January 15, 2023 - January 15, 2023
January 16, 2023
Zone or Region:
Rapid Peak NE Aspect 8200-7600 feet.
Snowmobile remotely triggered D2 avalanche. Ran 200-250 vertical feet from the ridge top to first bench. Propagated approximately 900 feet wide. Crown height estimated 45cm (12 inches) Deposition was approximately 6-8 feet deep. Estimated it ran on 1/6/23 rime/facet layer.
Stability Rating: Fair
Confidence in Rating:
Stability Trend: Steady