Avalanche: Moab

Observer Name
Trenbeath
Observation Date
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Occurrence Date
Monday, January 12, 2015
Occurence Time
Overnight

Region:

Location Name or Route
Talking Mountain Cirque
Elevation
11600
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
42
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Depth Hoar
Depth
2.5'
Width
250
Vertical
450
Comments

Avalanche described in this report is drawn in on the viewers right. Slide initiated as a storm slab but stepped down to the ground in a rocky area with an extremely shallow snowpack. 

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