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PROFESSIONAL OBSERVATION FORM
 Start Date: 03.25.19 End Date: 03.25.19
 Drainage/Route:  Titus Pk Observed Terrain:  8500-10200 Zone/Region:  Smoky & Boulder Mountains
WEATHER OBSERVATIONS
 HN24: 8-12 HST: Sky: X Precip: S-1 Temps:
 Ridgeline Wind: Light and Intermittent
 Blowing Snow: Snow Available for Transport:
 Comments: winds moved S/SW to N/NW by late pm
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
None Reported
AVALANCHE PROBLEM ASSESSMENT
Avalanche Characteristics
Character/Avalanche Problem:
Dry Loose

Layer/Depth:
10cm

Likelihood of Triggering
Sensitivity:
Reactive

Spatial Distribution:
Specific
Terrain
  Primary Concern Comments: 
STABILITY TESTS
 Stability Test Results: could not find winslab properties in multiple handpits and stomping about on ridgelines.
hasty pits unremarkable
SNOW STABILITY
 Snow Stability Rating for your observed area: Good Confidence: HIGH Trend:
BOTTOM LINE
 Comments: all aspects besides the true-ist of north still hid a buried melt or solar crust down 8-12cm. skiied primarily high north to cherry pick best quality. some dry loose instability in the upper 30s but not really enough accumulation or energy to be worried about. went hunting for wind slabs - found none today. also less wind than expected.