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Observer Name: 
Ryan Hygon
Email: 
rhygon@gmail.com
Observation Date: 
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, November 15, 2014
Occurence Time: 
12:00pm
Region: 
Murdock Bowl
Location Name or Route: 
Murdock Ridge
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
34
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Storm Slab
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
18"
Width: 
25
Vertical: 
40
Comments: 
Wide spread shooting cracks in the Murdock area of Bald Mountain Pass. Most of the cracks were only in the top couple of inches of new snow. Triggered a soft slab in a rocky area 25 feet wide and around 18" deep. This pocket was in a treed area and ran for about 40 feet. The slab ran on facets sitting on an icy layer near the ground.
Comments: 
Total snow depth
Coordinates: 
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