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Observer Name: 
Chris
Email: 
cp.erickson@gmail.com
Observation Date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017
Occurrence Date: 
Friday, April 21, 2017
Occurence Time: 
7:00am
Region: 
South Monitor Bowl
Location Name or Route: 
South Monitor
Elevation: 
10000
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
Unknown
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Problem: 
Wind Slab
Weak Layer: 
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth: 
3"
Width: 
50
Vertical: 
70
Comments: 
Nothing too notable, we were walking along the ridge trying to get a peek at the cornice at the top of South Monitor this morning. Right as I approached a low point I thought I heard a collapse. It took me a minute to notice that 50' in front of me, on the slope below the cornice, a small pocket had ripped out. Only 3" deep and 50' wide, we watched it sift through the trees.
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