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Avalanche: Dry Canyon Ridge

Observer Name
Alec Whitney
Observation Date
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Avalanche Date
Tuesday, January 8, 2019
Region
Dry Canyon Ridge
Location Name or Route
Dry Canyon Ridgeline
Elevation
7,000'
Aspect
North
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2.5'
Width
35'
Comments
Numerous collapsed wind slabs and a few short running avalanches along ridgeline starting just off the bench. Many animal tracks, possibly even triggered by a deer. 
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