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SIMPLE OBSERVATION FORM
 Date: 02.26.18
 Location:  Headwaters Salmon River Zone/Region:  Smoky & Boulder Mountains
 Activity:   Snowmobile
AVALANCHE OBSERVATIONS
 Trigger:   Natural
 What type of avalanches?   Soft Slab, Dry Loose (sluff)
 What size?
 Size 2: Could bury, injure, or kill a person
 What Elevation?  Alpine
 What Aspect?   NE, E
 Comments:

Observed several natural fresh storm snow avalanches in terrain above alpine on high elevation N NE facing peaks in the Western Smokey mountains. 1-2ft deep crown 25-50ft wide crowns, ran 800ft.
MESSAGE
 Comments: Elevation: 8900ft
HS: 218cm
Fresh Storm Snow: 40-60cm depending on location.

Avoided high alpine windloaded terrain, and steep slopes above 37 degrees. Observed some new storm sluff movement, made us aware of terrain below and around us while moving through the zones.