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  • Avalanche Warning for Central Gunnison, Uncompahgre County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued December 24 at 5:27AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 5:27 a.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 at 6:30 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATION FOR NORTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS
    ON WEDNESDAY...
    SIGNIFICANT NEW SNOW WITH VERY STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS CREATED
    DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS IN THE BACKCOUNTRY OF THE NORTHERN
    SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL INTO OR BELOW AVALANCHE
    TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED. THE WARNING EXPIRES BECAUSE THE
    POTENTIAL FOR NATURAL AVALANCHES IS DECREASING. HUMAN TRIGGERED
    AVALANCHES REMAIN LIKELY AND WILL BE LARGE AND DANGEROUS.
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