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
Telegold
Elevation
11200
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
2"
Width
70
Vertical
600
Comments

Avalanche initiated as a small wind slab release above the cliffs on the lower lookers left of the Tukno East Face. Slide ran over the cliffs and triggered a larger slab under the cliffs at the top of Tele Gold. 

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