11th Annual Utah Snow & Avalanche Workshop Open and Motorized Sessions Oct. 27th.
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Observation Date: 
2/27/2016
Observer Name: 
Justin Caggiano
Region: 
Moab
Location Name or Route: 
Haystack
Weather
Sky: 
Overcast
Wind Speed: 
Light
Weather Comments: 
Winds kept the snow cool long enough for me to safely ski on the sunny West aspect.
Snow Characteristics
Snow Surface Conditions: 
Melt-Freeze Crust
Snow Characteristics Comments: 
Punch crust getting off the summit led to beautiful smooth firm corn down the majority of the face. At the very bottom of the run I encountered loose wet snow.
Snow Profile
Aspect: 
West
Elevation: 
11600
Comments: 
A great tour with Luna. We skied out to boren mesa before climbing back to the road. Not the most efficient exit, but a beautiful forest.
Luna sets a quick pace on the ascent.
Today's Observed Danger Rating: 
Low
Tomorrows Estimated Danger Rating: 
Low
Snow Profile Coordinates: 
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