Lots of whumping on snodgrass

CB Avalanche Center2017-18 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 12/30/2017
Name: Alex Tiberio

Subject: Lots of whumping on snodgrass
Aspect: North East, East
Elevation: 9700

Weather: Partly cloudy skies, windy and warm. 41F when we left.
Snowpack: Went to scope out Snodgrass this morning, once above the aspens at the base of “abbey lane” there was a lot of whumping and shooting cracks. We dug a pit and got ECTP4 on a small 35 degree slope. After that we decided to bail.