11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Babbitt
Observation Date: 
Friday, February 3, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Friday, February 3, 2017
Region: 
Upper Weber Canyon
Location Name or Route: 
Nicks nob
Elevation: 
9400
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
32
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Wind Drifted Snow
Depth: 
16"
Width: 
300
Vertical: 
60
Comments: 
Southeast prefrontal winds were ramping up today loading leeward slopes. Even on low elevations we were seeing evidence of shooting cracks and windslab development. Things will be getting touchy with continued winds and more new snow on the way. Be safe and watch for both sensitive cornice and wind slab development.
Coordinates: 
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