11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Kikkert
Observation Date: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
Location Name or Route: 
Upper Weber Canyon
Elevation: 
9600
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
39
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Cornice Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Wind Drifted Snow
Weak Layer: 
Density Change
Depth: 
2'
Width: 
100
Vertical: 
300
Comments: 

Cornices were super sensitive today and soft slabs were easily triggered with cornices. This was one of the larger we intentionally triggered, which was not on a very big slope and is at fairly low elevation. No doubt there was similar natural activity going on in more wind loaded areas.

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