New natural

CB Avalanche Center 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 12/24/2020
Name: Sam L


Zone: Northwest Mountains
Location: Purple ridge
Aspect: North, North East


Avalanches: New natural observed on purple ridge.
Weather: Calm, clear and cold
Snowpack: Observed new natural on purple ridge from across the valley. It appeared to entrain only drifted storm snow and did not step down. This same path ran on or around 12/13. Crown and flanks looked to be softened, maybe it ran yesterday or the night before but was in the clouds until this morning?