Avalanche: Moab

Observer Name
Edward Oak
Observation Date
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Occurrence Date
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Occurence Time
Unknown

Region:

Location Name or Route
Tele Gold
Elevation
11100
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
38
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
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. 

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