Staunch Wall

CB Avalanche Center 2020-21 Observations

Date of Observation: 01/23/2021

Zone: Northwest Mountains
Aspect: North, North East, South East, South
Elevation: 10500+

Avalanches: Natural soft slab R2 D1.5 on Cascade south. Looked to start in chute above tree line and run past summer road.

Weather: Gusty west wind and short lived inch an hour rate snow pulses in the morning. Small clearing from noon until 3 followed by light wind and snow.

Snowpack: Generally 40cm new snow on dry spell layer.