11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Craig Gordon
Observation Date: 
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Avalanche Date: 
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Location Name or Route: 
Peak 10784
Elevation: 
10400
Aspect: 
North
Slope Angle: 
50
Trigger: 
Natural
Trigger: additional info: 
Cornice Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Depth Hoar
Width: 
150
Vertical: 
500
Comments: 

Watched a natural cornice fall initiate a shallow slab on a steep, unsupported slope. The pocket broke to the ground, generating a good amount of debris... more the exception than the rule.

Coordinates: 
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