Scarp Ridge NE Natural

CB Avalanche Center 2015-16 Observations

Location: Kebler Pass Area
Date of Observation: 04/03/2016
Name: Alex Banas
Subject: Scarp Ridge NE Natural
Aspect: North East
Elevation: 12,000

Avalanches: One natural D2 avalanche on a NE facing slope of Scarp Ridge that is new since yesterday. In the photo you can see two ski tracks skiers right from the day before that did not trigger the slide. SS-N/AC-R2-D2-O. Estimate the crown is 18″ thick and failed above the 3/22 dust layer(?), maybe cornice triggered.
Weather: Few clouds, warm temps, calm SW winds