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Weather Alert Detail

  • Avalanche Watch for North Park County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Watch issued March 02 at 8:42AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, March 2, 2015 at 8:42 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 8:45 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WATCH FOR GRAND MESA ASPEN AND STEAMBOAT AND FLAT
    TOPS...
    THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
    WATCH FOR THE CENTRAL MOUNTAINS AREA AROUND ASPEN AND THE NORTHERN
    MOUNTAINS NEAR STEAMBOAT AND THE FLAT TOPS. A LARGE WINTER STORM IS
    MOVING THROUGH THE COLORADO MOUNTAINS BRINGING A SUSTAINED PERIOD OF
    SNOWFALL AND ELEVATED WINDS. AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE RAPIDLY
    IN THE HIGH COUNTRY AS SNOW ACCUMULATES AND DRIFTS. HUMAN TRIGGERED
    AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY AND THE CHANCE OF NATURAL OR SPONTANEOUS
    AVALANCHES WILL INCREASE OVER THE NEXT TWO DAYS. THE AVALANCHE
    DANGER MAY RISE TO HIGH (LEVEL 4) ON TUESDAY IF HEAVY SNOW
    CONTINUES.
    FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION VISIT THE COLORADO AVALANCHE
    INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE
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