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Observer Name: 
Logan S.
Observation Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2017
Region: 
PC Iron Mountain
Location Name or Route: 
Iron Mountain, Park City
Elevation: 
8700
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
30
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Surface Hoar
Depth: 
unknown
Width: 
Unknown
Vertical: 
Unknown
Carried: 
1
Comments: 
Estimated Slope Angle: low 30 degree range. Estimated Depth:18" Estimated width: 35' Vertical: The angle was low with a flat outrun. The slide did not gain much momentum and ran approximately 90'
Comments: 
The Slide was triggered at in the bottom of the turn. I felt the skis break into the weak layer before seeing the surface shatter.
Coordinates: 
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