11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Edward Oak
Observation Date: 
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Region: 
Moab
Location Name or Route: 
Tukno Gravel Pit Lanes
Elevation: 
11100
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
40
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
2.5'
Width: 
200
Vertical: 
1250
Comments: 

Forecaster note: Repeat runner, previous slide was skier triggered on 1-16. Pulled up further and to lookers right this time and ran significantly farther. 

Comments: 
Visible crown and debris from nwoods. Unsure of dimensions.
Coordinates: 
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