Avalanche: Moab

Observer Name
Ryan Schantzenbach
Observation Date
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Occurrence Date
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Occurence Time
Unknown

Region:

Location Name or Route
Exxons, La Sal Mnts
Elevation
11000
Aspect
North
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
New Snow
Depth
2.5'
Width
300
Vertical
400
Comments
Saw quite a few pockets, mostly isolated to the Northern shady slopes that collected from the South winds. They seemed to be mid way down ridges or top of the slopes. May other areas stuffed and ran during the storm or over night.
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