Date of Incident
Very warm conditions, no other routes in condition. Ascending the couloir. Few groups ahead of us on route. Presumed spontaneous wet snow avalanche, avalanche flow approx 2m wide. Partner hit but not knocked off feet
Risk of avalance in unseasonably warm conditions
Rescue Services Involved?
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