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Observer Name: 
Mark Staples via phone call with skier
Observation Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Occurrence Date: 
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Region: 
Claytons
Location Name or Route: 
Clayton Pk
Elevation: 
10600
Aspect: 
Northeast
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Storm Slab
Depth: 
12"
Width: 
30
Comments: 

A skier triggered this storm slab avalanche on Clayton Peak. It broke about 10 feet away from where this person was skiing.

Coordinates: 
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