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PROFESSIONAL OBSERVATION FORM
 Start Date: 11.21.18 Name: Savage Operation: SAC
 Drainage/Route:  glassing Ketchum-Stanley Observed Terrain:  various, mostly S-SE-E-NE-N-NW Zone/Region:  Smoky & Boulder Mountains
WEATHER OBSERVATIONS
 HN24: 0 HST: 0 Sky: OVC Precip: Temps: 30's and 40s F
 Ridgeline Wind: Light
 Blowing Snow: None Snow Available for Transport: None
 Comments: All obs from the Wednesday before Thanksgiving.
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
None Reported
 Comments: No observed or reported avalanches to date.
SNOWPACK OBSERVATIONS
 HS: Not observed 
 Upper Pack:  
 Middle Pack:  
 Lower Pack:  
STABILITY TESTS
 Stability Test Results: None performed: roadside glassing and photos.
SNOW STABILITY
 Snow Stability Rating for your observed area: Very Good Confidence: HIGH Trend:
BOTTOM LINE
 Comments: There is enough snow to serve as a bed surface or poor interface in the future on some shady and partially shady slopes over about 9000'. I'd give these places - especially NW-N-NE-E facing alpine cirques - respect as the snowpack forms in the coming days/weeks. Below about 9000', only isolated shady slopes have snow on the ground as of Nov 21st; the Thanksgiving storm will be falling on dirt/sage for the most part.
FILE ATTACHMENTS

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Abes Armchair from Smiley Creek area

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Galena Peak from near Galena Summit

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Pilgrim Peak (between Beaver Ck and Alturas Lake Ck) from Smiley Creek area

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Saviers Peak from HWY75 pullout at Frenchman Ck

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E/NE aspects/chutes above Titus Lake

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NW face of Upper Titus Weather Station peak