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Observer Name: 
Andrew Bentz
Email: 
abentz27@gmail.com
Observation Date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Occurrence Date: 
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Occurence Time: 
5:00pm
Region: 
Provo
Location Name or Route: 
Provo Mountains
Elevation: 
9500
Aspect: 
Northeast
Slope Angle: 
34
Trigger: 
Skier
Trigger: additional info: 
Remotely Triggered
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
Storm Slab
Weak Layer: 
Facets
Depth: 
10"
Width: 
15
Vertical: 
40
Comments: 
Little soft slab that broke on some facets at the top of a steeper slope. Seems to have broken on facets, which were closer to the surface than what we observed mid slope. Some whoomphing was heard as we were skinning up to the ridge, and we were able to see a lot of cracking at the top of different slopes. Things felt very touchy. Provo mountains still have a pretty shallow snowpack, with rounding facets at the bottom foot or so. Photo taken by Jackson Chandler.
Coordinates: 
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