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Location Name: 
Leavitt Lake Road
Region: 
BWRA
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Thu, 01/16/2020 - 22:34
Location Map: 


Red Flags: 
Recent avalanche activity
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Obvious avalanche path
Terrain Trap

Observation made by: Professional Observer
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slope: 
37degrees
Trigger type: 
Natural
Aspect: 
East
Terrain: 
Near Treeline
Elevation: 
9 200ft.
Did the avalanche hit a building, vehicle, or structure?: 
No
More detailed information about the avalanche: 

This small dry snow avalanche likely occurred during the early evening hours of Jan 16, 2020.  The slope above the ridgeline has been wind scoured and cornices formed above the avalanche path.

Avalanche Photos: 
Weather Observations
Cloud Cover: 
50% of the sky covered by clouds
Air temperature: 
Above Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Light
Precipitation: 
Air temperature trend: 
Static
Wind Direction: 
Northeast
Accumulation rate: 
More detailed information about the weather: