11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
12/27/2017
Observer Name: 
Daniel Turner
Location Name or Route: 
Bloomington Canyon ID
Weather
Sky: 
Overcast
Wind Direction: 
Northeast
Wind Speed: 
Light
Weather Comments: 
overcast no precip
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth: 
18"
New Snow Density: 
Low
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Powder
Snow Characteristics Comments: 

Low density snow, with intermitent layers of grapple.

Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Collapsing
Avalanche Problem #1
Type: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Trend: 
Same
Problem #1 Comments: 

Basal facets will continue to be a persistent issue.

Avalanche Problem #2
Type: 
New Snow
Problem #2 Comments: 

Weakness in the new snow interface.

Snow Profile
Aspect: 
East
Elevation: 
7800
Slope Angle: 
15
Video: 
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Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Considerable
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Considerable
Snow Profile Coordinates: 

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