Avalanche: Uintas

Observer Name
Craig Gordon
Observation Date
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Occurrence Date
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Occurence Time
Unknown

Region:

Location Name or Route
Upper Chalk Creek/Mill Fork
Elevation
8800
Aspect
Northeast
Slope Angle
39
Trigger
Snowmobiler
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Hard Slab
Avalanche Problem
Persistent Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
3'
Width
300
Vertical
300
Comments

Spotted this slide in Upper Chalk Creek yesterday. Triggered low on the slope and breaking above the rider sometime Wednesday, this avalanche fits the same MO as recently triggered avalanches across the range. 

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