Avalanche: Moab

Observer Name
Trenbeath
Observation Date
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Avalanche Date
Monday, January 12, 2015
Region
Moab
Location Name or Route
Telegold
Elevation
11200
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
2"
Width
70
Vertical
600
Comments

Avalanche initiated as a small wind slab release above the cliffs on the lower lookers left of the Tukno East Face. Slide ran over the cliffs and triggered a larger slab under the cliffs at the top of Tele Gold. 

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