11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
1/7/2018
Observer Name: 
Sisneros Kidd
Region: 
Logan
Location Name or Route: 
Garden City Bowls
Weather
Sky: 
Clear
Weather Comments: 
Got up out of the fog in the valley for a clear, warm afternoon.
Snow Characteristics
New Snow Depth: 
4"
New Snow Density: 
Medium
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Dense Loose
Snow Characteristics Comments: 
Decent riding conditions on the E facing aspect. The new snow on SSW aspect was already starting to facet.
Red Flags
Red Flags: 
Cracking
Collapsing
Poor Snowpack Structure
Avalanche Problem #1
Type: 
Persistent Weak Layer
Trend: 
Same
Problem #1 Comments: 
Both in the collapse on the W facing slope and the pit we dug on an E facing slope, the snow from the Christmas storm was failing on the large facets that were buried.
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Moderate
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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