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: 
Tele Gold
Elevation: 
11100
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
38
Trigger: 
Natural
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
2.5'
Width: 
450
Vertical: 
800
Comments: 
Tele Gold seemed to have gotten hammered by this rocky rollover slide.
Comments: 

Forecaster note: Avalanche first released above the cliffs and then triggered a second and wider slab below the cliffs in Tele Gold proper. 

Coordinates: 
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