Natural avalanches from Whetstone, Axtel, Round Mountain, and Red Mountain

CBACCBAC Observations

Date of Observation: 03/16/2023
Name: Eric Murrow

Zone: Southeast Mountains
Route Description: Hwy 135 obs.

Observed avalanche activity: Yes
Avalanches: A few natural avalanches seen from the pavement. A couple small slabs in the storm snow in Green Lake Bowl on Axtel, a large avalanche in the Octagon area on Whetstone that appears to fail below the past two storms (3/10), a small avalanche on Red Mountain (could be from the warm up on Tuesday, but I suspect occurred Wednesday night/Thursday morning, and a west-facing avalanches on Round Mountain that I believe failed during warming on Thursday (looks like it failed on 3/10 interface).