Avalanche in the Nambe Chutes

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Location Name: 
Nambe Chutes
Region: 
Outside of the Forecast Area
Date and time of avalanche (best estimate if unknown): 
Fri, 01/06/2017 - 13:00
Location Map: 
United States
35° 47' 54.3624" N, 105° 46' 36.1596" W
US


Red Flags: 
Recent loading by new snow, wind, or rain
Terrain Trap

Observation made by: Public
Avalanche Observations
Avalanche Type: 
Dry
Slope: 
43degrees
Trigger type: 
Other - explain below
Crown Height: 
2 ft
Aspect: 
North
Weak Layer: 
Old Snow
Terrain: 
Below Treeline
Elevation: 
11 100ft.
Bed Surface: 
Ground
Number of people caught: 
1
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Snowpit or crown profile photo or graph: 
Weather Observations
Air temperature: 
Below Freezing
Wind Speed: 
Moderate
Air temperature trend: 
Cooling
Wind Direction: 
Northeast
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