Skier-Triggered storm slabs in Cooke City

Goose Creek
Cooke City
Code
SS-AS-I
Latitude
45.13070
Longitude
-109.89900
Notes

Skiers triggered three storm slabs with 4-12" crown depths near Goose Creek.

Multiple Avalanches
Number of slides
3
Number caught
0
Number buried
0
Number killed
0
Avalanche Type
Soft slab avalanche
Trigger
Skier
Bed Surface
I - Interface between new and old snow
Problem Type
New Snow
Slab Thickness
8.0 inches
Slab Thickness units
inches