Avalanche: Hoyt Peak

Observer Name
Michael Janulaitis
Observation Date
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
Occurence Time
4:00pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
Hoyt Peak
Elevation
10100
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
40
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth
16"
Width
80
Vertical
125
Comments

I ski cut this slope last week and it slid, the same slope naturaled sometime since then, I ski cut the cornice today and it slid yet again.  Today was the largest of the three.  I think it's worth noting the none of the new snow is sticking to the basil facets.

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