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  • Avalanche Watch for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Watch issued January 31 at 7:15AM MST until February 02 at 12:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 7:15 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at noon

  • This alert has expired

  • Avalanche Watch for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELK AND THE WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS AND GRAND MESA OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN COLORADO...
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at 5:35 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, December 25, 2008 at 7:45 p.m.
  • COZ009-010-012-018-019-060-061-063-068-260045-AVALANCHE WATCHCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO335 PM MST WED DEC 24 2008THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELK AND THE WEST ELK AND SAWATCHMOUNTAINS AND GRAND MESA OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND THE SAN JUANMOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN COLORADO...THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHEWATCH FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO.FORECASTED ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILLCOMBINE TO CREATE DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS THURSDAY NIGHT. THECURRENT SNOWPACK HAS MANY WEAK LAYERS THAT MAY BE OVERLOADED BY NEWSNOW AND WIND DRIFTS.AN AVALANCHE WATCH MEANS THAT IF THE WEATHER FORECAST VERIFIES,NATURAL AVALANCHES AND HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY.BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION DURING THE NEXT 48HOURS IN THESE REGIONS. SAFE BACK COUNTRY TRAVEL WILL REQUIREADVANCED AVALANCHE SKILLS AND PROPER EQUIPMENT.THIS WATCH IS VALID THROUGH 6 PM THURSDAY EVENING. WE WILL UPDATETHIS TO AN AVALANCHE WARNING ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON IF CONDITIONSWARRANT.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 WATCH 2-2$$

  • Avalanche Watch for Four Corners, Upper Dolores River County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELK AND THE WEST ELK AND SAWATCH MOUNTAINS AND GRAND MESA OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND THE SAN JUAN MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN COLORADO...
  • Effective: Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at 5:35 p.m.
  • Expires: Thursday, December 25, 2008 at 7:45 p.m.
  • COZ009-010-012-018-019-060-061-063-068-260045-AVALANCHE WATCHCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO335 PM MST WED DEC 24 2008THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELK AND THE WEST ELK AND SAWATCHMOUNTAINS AND GRAND MESA OF CENTRAL COLORADO AND THE SAN JUANMOUNTAINS OF SOUTHERN COLORADO...THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHEWATCH FOR THE CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO.FORECASTED ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND STRONG SOUTHWEST WINDS WILLCOMBINE TO CREATE DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS THURSDAY NIGHT. THECURRENT SNOWPACK HAS MANY WEAK LAYERS THAT MAY BE OVERLOADED BY NEWSNOW AND WIND DRIFTS.AN AVALANCHE WATCH MEANS THAT IF THE WEATHER FORECAST VERIFIES,NATURAL AVALANCHES AND HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY.BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION DURING THE NEXT 48HOURS IN THESE REGIONS. SAFE BACK COUNTRY TRAVEL WILL REQUIREADVANCED AVALANCHE SKILLS AND PROPER EQUIPMENT.THIS WATCH IS VALID THROUGH 6 PM THURSDAY EVENING. WE WILL UPDATETHIS TO AN AVALANCHE WARNING ON THURSDAY AFTERNOON IF CONDITIONSWARRANT.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 WATCH 2-2$$