Derive one answer from 9 criteria and other variables

This is a follow on issue. In the attached Rows 4,9,14 contains titles for a set of calcs - upwind, downwind cliffs and escarpments, and downwind hills and ridges. Cells L5-L7 are the variables ( Note:-  I have disconnected the linked data and simply pasted some values in. Alternative values are shown in adjoining cells.

Cell L9 is the unique value i need to return.  

Where the φ value <= 0.05 this is the same for the 3 titles - value 1.

In essence for upwind, there are 3 variables, for downwind, there are 6 variables based on 2 titles. Cell L9 needs to use cells L5-L7 data need to check against the 9 variables

I started with an if(and(.... statement and soon got myself stitched up. Any steers appreciated. Would i be better indexing?
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Ejgil HedegaardCommented:
Here is a formula where the values from the 3 ranges are retrieved by indexing.


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vipamanAuthor Commented:
Ejgil - outstanding and I can follow the process. I had a few validation check issues when linking back to the data, but a few <= sorted it.
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