Marcellina

CB Avalanche Center 2014-15 Observations

LOCATION: Kebler Pass Area
DATE OF OBSERVATION: 03/14/2015
NAME: Zach Guy
SUBJECT: Marcellina
ASPECT: East, South East, South
ELEVATION: Near/Below treeline

AVALANCHES: Skier triggered 2 very small wet slabs, about 8-10″ deep, 30′ wide on E to ENE aspects below treeline. They broke on wet depth hoar. There were several glide avalanches that ran sometime since the last storm, failing at the ground on rock slabs.

WEATHER: Warm, clear, light wind.

SNOWPACK: Shallow snowpack. Got 4 or 5 wet slab style collapses on E and SE aspects below treeline, and one on a S aspect near treeline.