Obs at snodgrass remote trigger

CB Avalanche Center2016-17 Observations

Location: Crested Butte Area
Date of Observation: 01/07/2017
Name: Avy 1 Course
Subject: Obs at snodgrass remote trigger
Aspect: East, South East
Elevation: 10500

Avalanches: Avalanche Elevation: 9900 (photos attached)
This was remotely triggered from our skin track
Aspect:South east
Slope: 40
Seem to fracture on the same layer we saw results on in our pit.
D 1.5?
We got a large whumph/collapse which we felt triggered the slide
Weather: sky cover broken to scattered throughout day
No new precipitation
Temp: – 6c to -4c
Wind: Light
Snowpack: Pit Elevation: 10500
Snow Depth 177cm
Slope: 26
CT17, CT21 RP 62cm down on 1cm Facets (SH?)
ECT was inconclusive but did break on the same layer as the CT test

We skied a 28 slope felt a large whumph at the bottom