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Observations

Professional Observer:   Lisa Portune

Location:   Not reported   -   Tincan

Date:   Feb 6th, 2010

Test Slope-Tincan

Jon intentionally triggered this 6 inch thick windslab on a steep
rollover. It fractured about 25 feet wide. This was on a
similar aspect to the skier-triggered slide in the upper bowl
that happened a 1/2 hour earlier.


Photo 1.
Lat: 60.7868 Long: -149.1662


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