March 4, 2023
March 5, 2023
Zone or Region:
Snow Lake environs
Did you trigger any avalanches? Yes
Was it intentional? Yes
Size 1: Relatively harmless to people
Wind affected slopes (S & W) became more reactive throughout the day yesterday. Triggered a small soft slab on return to Snow Lake and observed shooting cracks. Did not experience any instabilities on N aspects or on uptrack on similar terrain earlier in the day, but observed small naturals on steep S and W aspects. Winds were strong most of the day.
Did you observe any avalanches? Yes
Did you see shooting cracks? Yes, Isolated
Did you experience collapsing or whumpfing? No
Isolated shooting cracks on S and W aspects.