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  • Avalanche Warning for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued December 04 at 7:02AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 7:02 a.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 3:15 p.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WARNING FOR MANY MOUNTAIN AREAS INCLUDING THE FRONT
    RANGE....MEDICINE BOW AND NEVER SUMMER MOUNTAINS...WILLIAMS
    FORK...TEN MILE RANGE...GORE RANGE...ELK AND WEST ELK
    MOUNTAINS...MOSQUITO AND SAWATCH RANGES...SAN JUAN...SAN MIGUEL...AND
    RICO MOUNTAINS...THE UNCOMPAHGRE PLATEAU...DALLAS DIVIDE..AND LA
    GARITA MOUNTAINS ABOVE 10000 FEET...
    THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
    WARNING FOR MOUNTAIN RANGES FROM THE FROM FRONT RANGE SOUTH TO THE
    NORTHERN SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS. HEAVY SNOWFALL OVERNIGHT AND
    TODAY...COMBINED WITH STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL COMBINE TO CREATE
    DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS IN THE BACKCOUNTRY. SPONTANEOUS AND
    TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY. TRAVEL IN OR BELOW AVALANCHE
    TERRAIN IS NOT RECOMMENDED. THIS WARNING IS VALID UNTIL NOON
    THURSDAY.
    THIS STATEMENT IS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO PERSONS USING THE
    BACKCOUNTRY OUTSIDE DEVELOPED SKI AREA BOUNDARIES. WHEN NECESSARY
    SKI AREAS CONDUCT AVALANCHE MITIGATION TO REDUCE THE AVALANCHE
    DANGER WITHIN THEIR BOUNDARIES.
    FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION CALL...303-275-5360 IN
    DENVER...970-668-0600 IN SUMMIT COUNTY...719-395-4994 IN BUENA
    VISTA...970-920-1664 IN ASPEN...970-247-8187 IN DURANGO...OR VISIT
    THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT
    COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE
    LAZAR

  • Avalanche Warning for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATED FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...
  • Effective: Saturday, December 27, 2008 at 10:51 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, December 27, 2008 at noon
  • COZ009-010-012-018-019-058-060-061-063-068-271700-AVALANCHE WARNINGCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO851 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2008THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATED FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERNMOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...THE MOST RECENT WINTER STORM BROUGHT 20 INCHES OF SNOW TO THECENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND OVER 40 INCHES OF SNOW TO PORTIONS OF THE SANJUAN MOUNTAINS. WOLF CREEK, COAL BANK, MOLAS, LIZARD HEAD, REDMOUNTAIN, AND MCCLURE PASSES WERE ALL CLOSED WHILE CREWS ASSESSEDAND ADDRESSED THE AVALANCHE DANGER. AVALANCHE MITIGATION MISSIONSRELEASED NUMEROUS SNOW SLIDES AND SOME SLOPES RAN NATURALLY AS THEYWERE OVERLOADED WITH NEW SNOW. MANY AVALANCHES LIKELY OCCURRED INTHE BACKCOUNTRY WHERE VISIBILITY AND ACCESS HAVE BEEN LIMITED DUE TOTHE HEAVY SNOWFALL.THE CHANCES FOR NATURAL AVALANCHES AREDECREASING...BUT THE CHANCES FOR HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARESTILL LIKELY. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS MUST STILL EXERCISE EXTRACAUTION AND AVOID STEEP AVALANCHE TERRAIN.THERE IS NO SCHEDULE UPDATE AT THIS TIME.THIS STATEMENT IS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO PERSONS USING THEBACKCOUNTRY OUTSIDE DEVELOPED SKI AREA BOUNDARIES. WHEN NECESSARYSKI AREAS USE AVALANCHE CONTROL METHODS WITHIN THEIR BOUNDARIES.FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION...CALL...970-482-0457 IN FORTCOLLINS...719-520-0020 IN COLORADO SPRINGS...970-668-0600 IN SUMMITCOUNTY...719-395-4994 IN BUENA VISTA...970-247-8187 INDURANGO...970-920-1664 IN ASPEN...303-275-5360 IN DENVER. OR VISITOUR WEB PAGE AT AVALANCHE.STATE.CO.USGREENECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER2008-09 WARNING 4-5$$

  • Avalanche Warning for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATED FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...
  • Effective: Saturday, December 27, 2008 at 10:51 a.m.
  • Expires: Saturday, December 27, 2008 at noon
  • COZ009-010-012-018-019-058-060-061-063-068-271700-AVALANCHE WARNINGCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO851 AM MST SAT DEC 27 2008THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATED FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERNMOUNTAINS OF COLORADO...THE MOST RECENT WINTER STORM BROUGHT 20 INCHES OF SNOW TO THECENTRAL MOUNTAINS AND OVER 40 INCHES OF SNOW TO PORTIONS OF THE SANJUAN MOUNTAINS. WOLF CREEK, COAL BANK, MOLAS, LIZARD HEAD, REDMOUNTAIN, AND MCCLURE PASSES WERE ALL CLOSED WHILE CREWS ASSESSEDAND ADDRESSED THE AVALANCHE DANGER. AVALANCHE MITIGATION MISSIONSRELEASED NUMEROUS SNOW SLIDES AND SOME SLOPES RAN NATURALLY AS THEYWERE OVERLOADED WITH NEW SNOW. MANY AVALANCHES LIKELY OCCURRED INTHE BACKCOUNTRY WHERE VISIBILITY AND ACCESS HAVE BEEN LIMITED DUE TOTHE HEAVY SNOWFALL.THE CHANCES FOR NATURAL AVALANCHES AREDECREASING...BUT THE CHANCES FOR HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARESTILL LIKELY. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS MUST STILL EXERCISE EXTRACAUTION AND AVOID STEEP AVALANCHE TERRAIN.THERE IS NO SCHEDULE UPDATE AT THIS TIME.THIS STATEMENT IS OF PARTICULAR INTEREST TO PERSONS USING THEBACKCOUNTRY OUTSIDE DEVELOPED SKI AREA BOUNDARIES. WHEN NECESSARYSKI AREAS USE AVALANCHE CONTROL METHODS WITHIN THEIR BOUNDARIES.FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION...CALL...970-482-0457 IN FORTCOLLINS...719-520-0020 IN COLORADO SPRINGS...970-668-0600 IN SUMMITCOUNTY...719-395-4994 IN BUENA VISTA...970-247-8187 INDURANGO...970-920-1664 IN ASPEN...303-275-5360 IN DENVER. OR VISITOUR WEB PAGE AT AVALANCHE.STATE.CO.USGREENECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER2008-09 WARNING 4-5$$