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Avalanche: Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Michael Janulaitis
Observation Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Avalanche Date
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Region
Weber Canyon
Location Name or Route
Weber Canyon
Elevation
10,100'
Aspect
North
Slope Angle
35°
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
New Snow
Weak Layer
Density Change
Depth
6"
Width
30'
Vertical
200'
Comments

I triggered this thin wind skin this just above a rollover and was able to easily get to the side and watch it.

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