Wind slab on Republic

Mt Republic
Cooke City
Code
HS
Elevation
9700
Aspect
NW
Latitude
45.00060
Longitude
-109.95500
Notes

Skiers on Republic Mountain "noted one recent, natural wind slab avalanche on a NW aspect around 9,700', from a localized east wind". They also observed collapsing on wind-loaded slopes near the ridge. 

Number of slides
1
Number caught
0
Number buried
0
Number killed
0
Avalanche Type
Hard slab avalanche
Problem Type
Wind-Drifted Snow
Slab Thickness
25.0 centimeters
Slab Width
25.00ft
Slab Thickness units
centimeters