11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
Weed
Observation Date: 
Saturday, December 30, 2017
Avalanche Date: 
Friday, December 29, 2017
Location Name or Route: 
Double Top Mt./ East Face
Elevation: 
9200
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
Unknown
Trigger: 
Unknown
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
4'
Width: 
400
Vertical: 
300
Comments: 

The broad mid-slope avalanche didn't run too far as it mostly stopped on a small bench below.  I'm not sure when this hard slab avalanche occurred or if it was natural or remote triggered.  Looked fairly fresh and there were sled tracks in the bowl to the north (right side looking up).

This one was not worth further investigation, given the danger.

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