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SIMPLE OBSERVATION FORM
 Date: 01.17.19
 Location:  Peak 1 and Peak 2 - Soldier Mountains Zone/Region:  Soldier Mountains
 Activity:   skiing
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
 How Many?  2
 Trigger:   Natural
 What size?
 Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
 What Elevation?  8800' E, 8900' E
 What Aspect?   E
 Comments: Persistent slab, 200-300' wide, ran 1000' vertical for 8800' E slide on Peak 1 (photo). Limited details on Peak 2 8900' E slide (bad visibility).
MESSAGE
 Comments: Snowing hard through the morning, rain-snow line rising but staying below the mouth os Soldier Ck canyon. Sun/warm temps made the already dense new snow more most and damp in early afternoon, forming significant crust below about 7000' by end of day when temps cooled.
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