What are the different types of
The three types of avalanches:
1. A dry snow avalanche consists of powdery snow and air that may move faster than 100 MPH.
2. A wet snow avalanche is a mass of partially melted snow that moves slower than a dry snow avalanche.
3. A slab avalalanche is when a portion of snow breaks loose as a slab and splits into pieces as it slides.
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