Super sucker


tchetek , Friday 12th February, 2021 6:30PM

Warmer than expected in the sun. Test profile at 1950 m. East aspect. Compression test sudden collapse 41 cm down on a surface hoar/facet layer that was 3-4 mm No results from ECT Observed sled triggered slab avalanche (see photo) Sled Tested steep unsupported slopes with no results.

Snow conditions were: Wind affected, Powder. Weather conditions were: Cold, Sunny. We rode: Alpine slopes, Mellow slopes, Dense trees, Convex slopes, Steep slopes, Sunny slopes, Open trees. Riding quality was ok.

Avalache Conditions: Slab avalanches today or yesterday.

Source: Avalanche Canada MIN