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Observer Name: 
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Occurrence Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Occurence Time: 
Morning
Region: 
Lake Canyon
Location Name or Route: 
South Fork, Lake Canyon
Elevation: 
10200
Aspect: 
Northeast
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
3.5'
Width: 
400
Comments: 

Bump in wind speed on Wednesday night was enough to produce a number of natural avalanches around the Skyline Summit zone.  I couldn't see how far it ran, perhaps 300 to 500 feet.  I was able to see that it was pretty wide.  The total depth of the snowpack is around 40 inches or a bit more in the wind loaded areas.  This broke to the ground so it is at least 40 inches deep.

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