Avalanche: Weber Canyon

Observer Name
Michael Janulaitis
Observation Date
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Occurrence Date
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Occurence Time
2:30pm

Region:

Location Name or Route
Weber Canyon
Elevation
10000
Aspect
East
Slope Angle
35
Trigger
Skier
Trigger: additional info
Unintentionally Triggered
Avalanche Type
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem
Storm Slab
Weak Layer
Facets
Depth
12"
Width
60
Vertical
100
Comments

I remotely triggered this slide while skinning up the shoulder in low angle terrain some 250 ft away.  The slope faces east.  The crown is in the typical place, just at the rollover.  It ran on the facets that lay under the rime crust from the 27th of January.

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