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Avalanche: Skyline

Observer Name
Scott Watson
Observation Date
Friday, January 11, 2019
Avalanche Date
Thursday, January 10, 2019
Region
Skyline
Location Name or Route
Highway 264, mile 8.5.
Elevation
8,800'
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Unknown
Depth
18"
Width
200'
Comments
In the last 24 hours the snow along highway 264 slid down the embankment onto the roadway.  Wind carried snow along the highway over the last few days.  Drifts above the road gave way marking problems with stability on slopes facing north east over 30 degrees.
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