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Observer Name: 
Lara Kendall
Observation Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Region: 
Lake Canyon
Location Name or Route: 
Phone Shot in Lake Canyon near Miller Flat
Elevation: 
9900
Aspect: 
Northeast
Trigger: 
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info: 
Repeater
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Deep Slab
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
2'
Width: 
500
Vertical: 
400
Comments: 

I viewed this avalanche from a distance today around noon. It appears it was triggered by a snowmobile based on all the recent tracks and lack of significant weather to act as a natural trigger. This path is a repeater and has release at least twice this season. People who were in this area yesterday did not observe the avalanche, which leads me to believe it occurred this morning of late yesterday. 

Comments: 

The sled track in the crown here was made earlier this week.  It is slightly drifted in by wind blown snow.

Comments: 

Below is a photo of the second time this avalanche ran this season which was on Dec 23.

Coordinates: 
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