Kebler/Axtell

CB Avalanche Center 2014-15 Observations

LOCATION: Kebler Pass Area
DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/06/2015
NAME: JB
SUBJECT: Kebler/Axtell
ASPECT: North, North East
ELEVATION: 9000-11000

 

AVALANCHES: Numerous medium sized collapses from 9,200ft to 9,500ft and then quiet the rest of the day above.
1 exception: 1 large collapse on steep slope of 35* avg. (40* max). North @ 10,200ft ~50% tree cover open glade. While traversing above on the flat, a collapse & crack knocked snow off the trees and
propagated at least 100ft but the slope did not slide.

ski pen 15-20cm & supportive. Wet snow tree bombs and flats were moist.

WEATHER: Clear, Cold, winds calm to light AM, Hot PM

SNOWPACK:

UPLOADS: