Avalanche: South Tony Grove

Observer Name
Toby Weed
Observation Date
Monday, February 20, 2017
Occurrence Date
Monday, February 20, 2017
Occurence Time
3:00pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
South Tony Grove
Elevation
8300
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
43
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Intentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
14"
Width
20
Vertical
70
Comments

I intentionally triggered a small storm slab on a very steep test slope just above the campground.  It ran on the solid and slick 2/10 rain-crust.

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