Hemlock Ridge - Small natural wind slab release

AVALANCHE OBSERVATION
Hemlock Ridge

Drainage:

Submission Info
Josh Feinberg
Forecaster
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 12:00pm
Red Flags: 
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slab
Slope: 
42degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Crown Height: 
1 ft
Aspect: 
North
Avalanche Width: 
75ft.
Terrain: 
Below Treeline
Elevation: 
9 200ft.
Bed Surface: 
Storm Snow
Avalanche Length: 
40ft.
Number of partial burials: 
0
Number of full burials: 
0
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

Small D1R2 Natural release on steep leeward slope just below ridge feature that was getting heaviliy loaded by winds from the S.  

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Number of People Caught: 
0
37° 44' 41.4672" N, 119° 5' 51.7344" W

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