Adam and Will - Avalanches

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Avalanches By Adam and Will

How a avalanche happens:

How a avalanche happens large mass of ice snow breaks away from the side of a mountain Surges down the mountain Adam

What sort of avalanches are there:

What sort of avalanches are there Slab avalanches Loose snow avalanches Wet avalanches Rock avalanches Ice fall avalanches Cornice fall avalanches And much more! Adam

What causes avalanches:

What causes avalanches Weather Snowfall Temperature Wind direction Slope angle Terrain Vegetation Adam

Where avalanches happen:

Where avalanches happen Slopes Mountains Ice lands Ledges Will

How fast an avalanche reaches up to:

How fast an avalanche reaches up to 80 miles (130 kilometres) per hour within about five seconds Adam


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