Avalanche: Upper Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Kikkert
Observation Date
Friday, January 26, 2018
Occurrence Date
Thursday, January 25, 2018
Occurence Time
Afternoon

Region:

Location Name or Route
Upper Weber Canyon
Elevation
10000
Aspect
Northeast
Trigger
Natural
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
2'
Width
30
Vertical
300
Comments

Noticed a natural today that came out sometime the afternoon of the 25th. Winds were from the SW (blowing from left to right in the photos below). Clear cross loading into the gully overloaded weak faceted snow present on NE facing slopes.

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