Jackson Avalanche Conditions Update – Dec 16 2019

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Jackson Avalanche Conditions Update: Our latest snowpack update from this Monday the 16th of December on “The Big Do It” in the Bridger Teton Range, Wyoming following a natural slide release earlier in the week on the slope Don gives a brief update on the state of the snowpack in the area and some of the issues we are dealing with. ⛷102 CM of snow, propagation cracks below our pit. R3 D2.5 natural slide occurring on 2-4 mm facets and early season depth hoar over the weekend. Pit test resulting in an ECTP 22 at the persistent weak layer from our October storm☃️ #knowbeforeyougo #avalanchesafety #backcountryskiing

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Sarah C. Checking Avalanche Conditions in the Teton Area

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