Avalanche: Moab

Observer Name
Matthew Van Scoyoc
Observation Date
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Region:

Location Name or Route
East of Noriegas
Elevation
10500
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
35
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Dry Loose
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
Surface Hoar
Depth
2'
Width
50
Vertical
100
Comments
Small crown and debris field observers east of Noriega's Face in the trees, probably released during the storm at the beginning of the week. There was also avalanche debris on Telegold and Tele Heaven, although it was covered by recent snow.
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