Avalanche: Main Days

Observer Name
Matt Weiseth
Observation Date
Monday, January 8, 2018
Occurrence Date
Sunday, January 7, 2018
Occurence Time
11:00am

Region:

Location Name or Route
Main Days
Elevation
9300
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
40
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
12"
Width
20
Vertical
200
Comments
Isolated pocket failed 10 to 15 feet above skier during ski cut. Widespread cracking and collapsing seen on adjacent slope of lower angle at same elevation and aspect.
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