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Avalanche: Upper Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Craig Gordon/Tyler St. Jeor/Kelsey Croall
Observation Date
Friday, December 18, 2015
Avalanche Date
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Region
Upper Weber Canyon
Location Name or Route
South East Windy Bowl
Elevation
10,200'
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
38°
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Ground Interface
Depth
4'
Width
175'
Vertical
700'
Comments

Avalanche triggered remotely from a snowcat working on the other side of the ridge.

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