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SIMPLE OBSERVATION FORM
 Date: 12.21.18
 Location:  Between Owl and Prairie Creek Drainages - Unknown peak name Zone/Region:  Wood River Valley
 Activity:   Ski Touring
OBVIOUS SIGNS OF INSTABILITY
 Marked with checkmark if observed:
 Cracking (isolated)    Collapsing (isolated)  
MESSAGE
 Comments: Collapsing, whumpfing, and shooting cracks at upper elevations (8000-9000 feet) particularly on windloaded terrain. Collapsing in these areas while skinning up, audible whumpfing carrying over to adjacent slopes particularly northern aspects. Stuck to low angle and treed slopes with fun turns in the soft snow. Light winds, small amounts of snow being moved around on the upper elevations.