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Avalanche: Electric Lake

Observer Name
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Avalanche Date
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
Region
Electric Lake
Location Name or Route
Drift on SR264 near Electric Lake
Elevation
8,700'
Aspect
Northeast
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer
New Snow
Comments

This small wind slab was triggered from snow being thrown from a large blower that was clearing snow from the road.  This demonstrates the type of wind slabs that a person might trigger on Wednesday still.

Coordinates

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