Near Coney's Column Test

Thursday, January 26, 2017
Coney's Backcountry Ski area
Curt Davidson (View Guide Bio)

Avalanche danger near Coney's
Column Test revealed:
Ski Pen: 33
Boot Pen: 51
Aspect: E, NE
Weather: Calm, Clear
Time: 1705
Air temp: -14
Slope: 31 Degrees
Column produced sudden planer on CT2 at 31 cm

Also observed 2 natural avalanches higher on the slope at similar aspects.

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