Large loose wet slide - 14,000' split Mtn

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AVALANCHE OBSERVATION
Split Mtn - southerly aspect

Drainage:

Submission Info
Josh feinberg
Forecaster
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 1:15pm
Red Flags: 
Avalanche Type: 
Wet
Trigger type: 
Snowboarder
Aspect: 
South
Elevation: 
14 000ft.
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

report from snowboarder on split Mtn today:

-triggered loose wet slide near 14,000' with a turn, south facing, that ran slowly but ended up entraining quite a lot of snow and running wall to wall thru gully for nearly 1000'.  

*Presumably occurred early afternoon.  

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More detailed information about the weather: 

Sunny, warm day, no wind at upper elevations. 

Number of People Caught: 
0
36° 57' 33.192" N, 118° 32' 52.7064" W

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