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PROFESSIONAL OBSERVATION FORM
 Start Date: 01.30.18 Name: VandenBos Operation: SAC
 Drainage/Route:  Central Boulders Observed Terrain:   Zone/Region:  Smoky & Boulder Mountains
WEATHER OBSERVATIONS
 HN24: HST: 3cm Sky: VAR Precip: Temps:
 Ridgeline Wind: Strong from the NW
 Blowing Snow: M Snow Available for Transport: Small amounts
 Comments: It was pretty windy this afternoon and evening in the Boulders.
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
None Reported
AVALANCHE PROBLEM ASSESSMENT
Avalanche Characteristics
Character/Avalanche Problem:
Wind Slab

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Likelihood of Triggering
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Terrain
  Primary Concern Comments: 
 
Avalanche Characteristics
Character/Avalanche Problem:
Persistent Slab

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Likelihood of Triggering
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Terrain
  Problem 2 Comments: 
STABILITY TESTS
 Stability Test Results:
SNOW STABILITY
 Snow Stability Rating for your observed area: Confidence: Trend:
FILE ATTACHMENTS

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Lightning Point wind.

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Prairie Creek wind.