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Observer Name: 
Brett Kobernik
Observation Date: 
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Occurrence Date: 
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Region: 
BBQ Bowl
Location Name or Route: 
BBQ Bowl in Pleasant Creek
Elevation: 
10300
Aspect: 
Northeast
Trigger: 
Natural
Trigger: additional info: 
Repeater
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
3'
Width: 
700
Vertical: 
700
Comments: 

This is a repeater which released HUGE on Christmas Day.  DETAILS  I visited the slide on Jan 3 and was on the bed surface in the starting zone. A few inches of snow fell after that and then that snow faceted from around Jan 9 to Jan 13 or so.  This is no doubt the weak layer.

Comments: 

It should be noted that this small path that crosses the Pleasant Creek road has not avalanched again since Christmas.  It did release on Christmas Day.  This is a dangerous and unsuspecting path that could easily catch someone traveling up the road.

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