New snow avalanches in Hyalite

Mt Blackmore
Northern Gallatin
Code
SS-ASc-R1-D1-I
Latitude
45.44410
Longitude
-111.00300
Notes

Skiers near Blackmore found the new snow failing at the new/old snow interface. They were able to trigger these soft slabs with a ski pole whack.

Number of slides
1
Number caught
0
Number buried
0
Number killed
0
Avalanche Type
Soft slab avalanche
Trigger
Skier
Trigger Modifier
c-A controlled or intentional release by the indicated trigger
R size
1
D size
1
Bed Surface
I - Interface between new and old snow
Problem Type
New Snow
Slab Layer Grain Type
Precipitation Particles
Slab Thickness units
centimeters
Single / Multiple / Red Flag
Single Avalanche