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  • Avalanche Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Watch issued December 21 at 9:08AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, December 21, 2014 at 9:08 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 9:15 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WATCH FOR THE PARK RANGE...FLAT TOP MOUNTAINS...ELK
    MOUNTAINS...GORE RANGE...FRONT RANGE...TENMILE RANGE...SAWATCH RANGE
    AND NORTH SAN JUAN
    THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
    WATCH FOR THE NORTH AND CENTRAL MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO. A STRONG
    WINTER STORM WILL IMPACT THE AREA FROM SUNDAY INTO MONDAY. AVALANCHE
    DANGER WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY AS SNOW ACCUMULATES AND DRIFTS.
    BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE CONDITIONS COULD BECOME VERY DANGEROUS BY
    SUNDAY AFTERNOON. TRAVEL IN OR BELOW AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT
    RECOMMENDED.
    FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION VISIT THE COLORADO AVALANCHE
    INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE
    TOEPFER

  • Avalanche Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAIN AND FLAT TOPS OF NORTHERN COLORADO...
  • Effective: Saturday, January 24, 2009 at 7:05 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 4:15 p.m.
  • COZ004-013-031-252115-AVALANCHE WATCHCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO505 PM MST SAT JAN 24 2009THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAIN ANDFLAT TOPS OF NORTHERN COLORADO...THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS EXTENDED THEAVALANCHE WATCH FOR PARTS OF THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO.DENSE HEAVY SNOW HAS FALLEN ON A WEAK SNOWPACK. BACKCOUNTRYTRAVELERS WILL PROBABLY TRIGGER AVALANCHES ON MOST STEEP SLOPES.FORECAST ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND INCREASING WESTERLY WINDS WILLCOMBINE TO CREATE DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.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 24HOURS IN THESE REGIONS. SAFE BACK COUNTRY TRAVEL WILL REQUIREADVANCED AVALANCHE SKILLS AND PROPER EQUIPMENT.THIS WATCH IS VALID THROUGH NOON SUNDAY. WE WILL UPDATE THIS TOAN AVALANCHE WARNING IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.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 6-2$$

  • Avalanche Watch for Lower Yampa River Basin County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAIN AND FLAT TOPS OF NORTHERN COLORADO...
  • Effective: Saturday, January 24, 2009 at 7:05 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, January 25, 2009 at 4:15 p.m.
  • COZ004-013-031-252115-AVALANCHE WATCHCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO505 PM MST SAT JAN 24 2009THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WATCH BULLETIN FOR THE ELKHEAD AND PARK MOUNTAIN ANDFLAT TOPS OF NORTHERN COLORADO...THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS EXTENDED THEAVALANCHE WATCH FOR PARTS OF THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO.DENSE HEAVY SNOW HAS FALLEN ON A WEAK SNOWPACK. BACKCOUNTRYTRAVELERS WILL PROBABLY TRIGGER AVALANCHES ON MOST STEEP SLOPES.FORECAST ACCUMULATIONS OF SNOW AND INCREASING WESTERLY WINDS WILLCOMBINE TO CREATE DANGEROUS AVALANCHE CONDITIONS SATURDAY AFTERNOON.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 24HOURS IN THESE REGIONS. SAFE BACK COUNTRY TRAVEL WILL REQUIREADVANCED AVALANCHE SKILLS AND PROPER EQUIPMENT.THIS WATCH IS VALID THROUGH NOON SUNDAY. WE WILL UPDATE THIS TOAN AVALANCHE WARNING IF CONDITIONS WARRANT.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 6-2$$