Incidents historiques

Résumé de l'incident

Date
2016-04-20
Location
Haines Pass-Mineral Mtn
Location Description
NW of Haines Pass
Province
BC
Coordinates
-136.65981 °, 59.54870 °
Elevation
1600 m
Activity
Backcountry Skiing
Involvement
1
Injury
Fatality
1
Description
While skiing on steep rib feature, an athlete on a film shoot triggered a small loose dry avalanche. Skied or possibly swept over small cliff off planned line of descent. Landed in flat spot/hollow and buried by small avalanche that came over cliff from behind. Possibly a very thin soft slab may have been involved as well as loose snow avalanche.

Avalanches

Date/HeureTailleTypeDéclencheurAltitudeVersantLargeur de la plaqueÉpaisseur de la plaque
2016-04-20 10:301LS1600 mne--

Weather

Température actuelleTempérature maximaleTempérature minimaleTendance 24hVitesse du ventDirection du ventCondition du cielType et intensité des précipitations
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Commentaire météo: Clear and calm at time of accident.

Snowpack

Manteau neigeuxNeige 24 hrsNeige de tempêteDate de la tempête
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