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Observer Name: 
Nick Benoit
Email: 
nick.benoit14@gmail.com
Observation Date: 
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Occurrence Date: 
Saturday, February 18, 2017
Occurence Time: 
4:30pm
Region: 
Cougar Peak
Location Name or Route: 
Cougar Peak
Elevation: 
7600
Slope Angle: 
35
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Wet Loose
Avalanche Problem: 
Loose Wet Snow
Weak Layer: 
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth: 
8"
Width: 
35
Vertical: 
200
Comments: 
Lots of wet loose sluff at lower elevations in Cherry Creek. On a traverse across a steep slope some sluff picked up speed and ran around 200 vertical feet.
Coordinates: 
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