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Avalanche: Talking Mountain

Observer Name
Garcia, Matthews, Sevenoff
Observation Date
Sunday, March 6, 2022
Avalanche Date
Saturday, March 5, 2022
Region
Moab » Talking Mountain
Location Name or Route
Talking Mountain Cirque, Looker's Right
Elevation
11,200'
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
Unknown
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
3'
Width
400'
Vertical
600'
Comments
We viewed this slide from the top of Pre Laurel Peak, so dimensions are estimated. I would estimate the slope angle at the crown between 35-40 degrees.
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Coordinates