Azouzetta Lake - W Facing Slope
Theodore Scott , Friday 29th November, 2019 11:56AM
Note the snow study was made at a lower elevation with similar exposure. 2" top crust with 1ft powder underneath resting on a second, firmer crust over consolidated snow. Drum noises, cracking. Observed one broad fresh-looking slab avalanche on apparent steep wind-loaded west-facing slope just above treeline.
Snow conditions were: Crusty, Wind affected. Weather conditions were: Cold, Sunny.
Avalache Conditions: 30cm + of new snow, or significant drifitng, or rain in the last 48 hours. Slab avalanches today or yesterday. Whumpfing or drum-like sounds or shooting cracks.
Source: Avalanche Canada MIN