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Forecast Center Observation

Date2018-05-02
LocationEastern Alaska Range
ObserverTrevor Grams
AvalancheN

General Observations

Excellent conditions on Rainbow Ridge. Fresh snow has been blown around into unconsolidated drifts that range from 3 in. to 3 ft. deep. In general, the new snow seems to have bonded very well to the old crust in this area. Windslabs are definitely a concern and are highly variable in terms of their density,…

 
Date2018-04-12
LocationEastern Alaska Range
ObserverBrian Craig
AvalancheN

General Observations

Northeast of Gun Creek 2 natural small avalanches spotted on south facing slopes and one snow machine triggered 30ft wide slide.

 
Date2018-04-11
LocationEastern Alaska Range
ObserverBrian Craig
AvalancheN

General Observations

Northeast of Gun Creek 2 natural small avalanches spotted on south facing slopes and one snow machine triggered 30ft wide slide.

 
Date2019-05-03
LocationEastern Alaska Range
ObserverTrevor Grams
AvalancheN

General Observations

Excellent conditions on Rainbow Ridge. Fresh snow has been blown around into unconsolidated drifts that range from 3 in. to 3 ft. deep. In general, the new snow seems to have bonded very well to the old crust in this area. Windslabs are definitely a concern and are highly variable in terms of their density,…