Recent Wet Slab Avalanche on Little Morrison

 
 
 
 
 
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AVALANCHE OBSERVATION
Little Morrison

Drainage:

Submission Info
Forecaster
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
Red Flags: 
Recent avalanche activity
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Avalanche Type: 
Wet
Loose/Point-Release
Slope: 
38degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Aspect: 
Northeast
Terrain: 
Above Treeline
Elevation: 
8 300ft.
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

Report from a local ski guide: Large D2.5 wet slide on Mini Morrison in the past 24hrs, about 800' above Convict Lk. Gaping drain hole exiting the bottom of the snowpack at the point of release, melt water is still gushing from the hole. Slid to the ground, heavy wet dirty debris. Covered old debris from 3/21, same path.

37° 34' 50.5308" N, 118° 51' 4.6764" W

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