11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Ian St. John Jeremy Harvey
Observation Date: 
Monday, December 22, 2014
Avalanche Date: 
Monday, December 22, 2014
Region: 
Soapstone
Location Name or Route: 
Soapstone
Elevation: 
9600
Aspect: 
North
Slope Angle: 
38
Trigger: 
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
New Snow
Weak Layer: 
New Snow
Depth: 
18"
Width: 
150
Vertical: 
150
Comments: 
Natural slides observed as well. Dug a snow pit and found a weak layer at 12-16 inches deep. The fracture from the slide that we remotely triggered supports the evidence found in our snow pit. I estimated that the fracture depth varied from 12 to 18 inches. Extremely windy.
Coordinates: 
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