Natural Wet Slab in Beehive

Beehive Basin
Northern Madison
Code
WS-N-R4-D2.5-O
Elevation
9600
Aspect
S
Latitude
45.35080
Longitude
-111.40400
Notes

Skiers saw a large wet slab that released naturally sometime before 0745 on Tuesday (5/14). 

Number of slides
1
Number caught
0
Number buried
0
Avalanche Type
Wet slab avalanche
Trigger
Natural trigger
R size
4
D size
2.5
Bed Surface
O - Old snow
Problem Type
Wet Snow
Slab Thickness
48.0 inches
Vertical Fall
500ft
Slab Width
250.00ft
Slab Thickness units
inches
Single / Multiple / Red Flag
Single Avalanche