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Avalanche: North Fork

Observer Name
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
Avalanche Date
Monday, February 26, 2018
Region
North Fork
Location Name or Route
North Fork of Manti Canyon
Elevation
9,900'
Aspect
North
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2.5'
Width
125'
Vertical
250'
Comments

My partner and I came across this avalanche which most likely released on Sunday, Feb 25.  It broke 2 to 3 feet deep into weak sugary faceted snow.  It was no doubt triggered by a snowmobiler but no other info is known.

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