Large skier triggered slab on Irwin Westwall

CBAC CBAC Observations

Date of Observation: 12/12/2021
Name: Irwin Guides

Zone: Northwest Mountains
Route Description: Thornton’s Glade

Observed avalanche activity: Yes
Avalanches: SS-ASc-R2/D2-G 70-100cm x 10-20m x 100m running on moist basal FC. West aspect NTL.
Triggered on an ~36 deg planar slope that harbored a nice swath of pre-12/6 FC.

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