11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observer Name: 
TR
Observation Date: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Avalanche Date: 
Tuesday, January 16, 2018
Region: 
Davenport Hill
Location Name or Route: 
West Davenport
Elevation: 
9800
Aspect: 
West
Slope Angle: 
39
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
2.5'
Width: 
125
Vertical: 
300
Carried: 
1
Caught: 
1
Buried - Partly: 
1
Snow Profile Comments: 
weak
Comments: 
This avalanche broke after the second skier had made three turns adjacent to tracks from the first skier. The avalanche broke above the second skier who was carried and stopped in small trees near top of debris. The second skier lost a ski and poles. No injury.
Coordinates: 
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