11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Triton Thompson/Craig Gordon
Observation Date: 
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Avalanche Date: 
Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Region: 
Tower Mountain
Location Name or Route: 
Tower Mountain
Elevation: 
10200
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
38
Trigger: 
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
New Snow
Depth: 
8'
Width: 
300
Vertical: 
200
Comments: 

Forecaster note-

Trent and I were in the hood working on the Currant Creek Peak weather station when we spotted this slide. Added pics and other pertinent details. No snow profile... slide broke on early season facets near the ground.

Coordinates: 
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