Small isolated skier triggered pocket in mammoth area

AVALANCHE OBSERVATION
Mammoth area

Drainage:

Submission Info
Josh Feinberg
Forecaster
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 9:00am
Red Flags: 
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slab
Slope: 
36degrees
Trigger type: 
Skier
Crown Height: 
Less than 1 ft
Avalanche Width: 
20ft.
Terrain: 
Above Treeline
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

Report of small isolated pocket triggered in N facing slope just below ridgeline from the ~1” or so of new snow last night and wind transport.  ~10” crown, ~20ft wide.  < D-0.5

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Number of People Caught: 
0
37° 36' 13.0464" N, 118° 34' 51.3588" W

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