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PROFESSIONAL OBSERVATION FORM
 Start Date: 11.07.17 Name: Davis, Wieland Operation: SAC
 Drainage/Route:  Lower Titus and Titus Ridge Observed Terrain:  8,600-9,600ft, N-E-S Zone/Region:  Smoky & Boulder Mountains
WEATHER OBSERVATIONS
 HN24: 0 HST: Sky: CLR Precip: Temps: 20 F
 Ridgeline Wind: Calm
 Blowing Snow: Prev Snow Available for Transport: Small amounts
 Comments: Some high cirrus moving in after noon.
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
None Reported
 Comments: No avalanches observed.
SNOWPACK OBSERVATIONS
 HS: South: 20-35 cm, North: 45-55 cm 
 Upper Pack: South: F->4F @ GR, ~10 cm recent storm snow, a soft crust down ~12 cm and moist DF near the ground. North: F->4F @ GR. ~20 cm recent storm snow, 10 cm of moist FC @ GR. 
 Middle Pack:  
 Lower Pack:  
STABILITY TESTS
 Stability Test Results:
SNOW STABILITY
 Snow Stability Rating for your observed area: Confidence: Trend:
BOTTOM LINE
 Comments: Decent skiing and coverage above about 9,400' on south-facing slopes and a little lower on north-facing slopes. There is enough snow now above 9,400' for any substantial subsequent snowfall to pose possible avalanche problems. No avalanches were observed in this terrain or via glassing (from the Pass) the Boulders, Smiley Cr, Headwaters or Frenchmans. Despite good turns higher up, exiting Titus Ridge is still boney.
FILE ATTACHMENTS

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Northern Boulders

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Southern Sawtooths