Avalanche: Electric Lake

Observer Name
S Mower
Observation Date
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Occurrence Date
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Occurence Time
11:30am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Electric Lake Bowl
Elevation
9400
Aspect
North
Slope Angle
39
Trigger
Natural
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Repeater
Avalanche Type
Dry Loose
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
3'
Width
250
Vertical
800
Comments
Slide started in Steve's Shot,then the whole bowl went. Very large and fast powder cloud snaping tree limbs. Sand boxing was bad on ridge line on the way to look crown. Bed surface was pure sugar,this will fill in and repeat. 1st time was 12-13-13, Darc reported it. 5 Star skiing on low angle trees.
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