11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Erick
Observation Date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Region: 
Snowbasin Backcountry
Location Name or Route: 
Near Snowbasin bottom of DeMoisy Peak
Elevation: 
5500
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
Unknown
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Wet Loose
Avalanche Problem: 
Wet Snow
Depth: 
5"
Width: 
Unknown
Vertical: 
Unknown
Carried: 
1
Caught: 
1
Buried - Partly: 
1
Comments: 
Tracks from two days before were almost completely covered by wind drifts. Seemed to be new snow over a crusty layer of windblown snow. Anything off the right side of Snowbasin could be unsafe is my guess. Avalanche was small and not very deep, but still sloughed very easily.
Coordinates: 
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