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Observer Name: 
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Avalanche Date: 
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Region: 
Skyline Summit
Location Name or Route: 
Just south of the Skyline Summit Kite/Sled trailhead
Elevation: 
9900
Aspect: 
Northeast
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Comments: 

This avalanche released naturally during last nights bump in wind speed.  It was drifted back in somewhat so can't really give too many details.  A number of other avalanches in the near vicinity broke on weak sugary faceted snow on the ground and I'm guessing this one did the same thing.

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