11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
k
Observation Date: 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Avalanche Date: 
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Region: 
Ogden
Location Name or Route: 
Ogden area mountains
Elevation: 
8400
Aspect: 
North
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Cornice
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Comments: 

Three hair trigger hard slab cornices, 1 to 3 feet deep, 50-250' in length, N aspects at about 8,400'.  The slopes had a large open fetch down wind from which to erode snow.  The bed surface had near surface facets of the new snow from Sunday.  Slab was 1 finger to pencil and weak layer was Fist to 4 finger.

Coordinates: 
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