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Observer Name: 
Kosinski
Observation Date: 
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Avalanche Date: 
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Region: 
Twin Lakes area
Location Name or Route: 
Heaven's Gate
Elevation: 
10300
Aspect: 
East
Slope Angle: 
35
Trigger: 
Skier
Avalanche Type: 
Soft Slab
Avalanche Problem: 
New Snow
Weak Layer: 
New Snow/Old Snow Interface
Depth: 
12"
Width: 
40
Vertical: 
100
Comments: 
This was on the chute next to another avalanche that was intentionally triggered by a ski cut. This was a soft slab and appears to have been unintentionally triggered by a skier after they went off a small convexity and landed. Wind loading was noted on this slope and in the area where the avalanche released.
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