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  • Avalanche Warning for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • Avalanche Warning issued February 11 at 6:06AM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 6:06 a.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, February 11, 2014 at 7:15 a.m.
  • THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
    COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.
    ...AVALANCHE WARNING TERMINATION FOR PARK RANGE...FLAT TOP
    MOUNTAINS...FRONT RANGE...GORE RANGE...TEN MILE RANGE...GORE AND ELK
    MOUNTAINS...RUBY RANGE...WEST ELK MOUNTAINS...MOSQUITO
    RANGE...SAWATCH RANGE
    THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS TERMINATED THE
    AVALANCHE WARNING FOR MOUNTAIN RANGES IN THE STEAMBOAT...FRONT
    RANGE...VAIL SUMMIT...SAWATCH...ASPEN... AND GUNNISON FORECAST
    ZONES. AVALANCHE CONDITIONS CONTINUE TO BE VERY DANGEROUS ABOVE
    TREELINE. NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY. NEAR
    AND BELOW TREELINE TRIGGERED AVALANCHES REMAIN LIKELY. AVALANCHES
    MAY BE VERY LARGE AND DESTRUCTIVE. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS ARE ADVISED
    TO STAY WELL CLEAR OF ALL AVALANCHE TERRAIN. AVOID TRAVELING ON OR
    UNDER STEEP SLOPES.
    FOR ADDITIONAL AVALANCHE INFORMATION CALL...303-275-5360 IN
    DENVER...970-668-0600 IN SUMMIT COUNTY...970-920-1664 IN ASPEN...
    970-247-8187 IN DURANGO...OR VISIT THE COLORADO AVALANCHE
    INFORMATION CENTER`S WEB PAGE AT COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE
    LOGAN

  • Avalanche Warning for Uncompahgre Plateau County, Colorado
  • ...AVALANCHE WARNING FOR THE WEST ELK MOUNTAINS, ELKHEAD MOUNTAINS, PARK RANGE, AND FLAT TOPS OF COLORADO ...
  • Effective: Monday, January 26, 2009 at 3:34 p.m.
  • Expires: Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 12:45 p.m.
  • COZ004-012-013-271745-AVALANCHE WARNINGCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTERRELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO134 PM MST MON JAN 26 2009THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THECOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER....AVALANCHE WARNING FOR THE WEST ELK MOUNTAINS, ELKHEADMOUNTAINS, PARK RANGE, AND FLAT TOPS OF COLORADO ...DENSE HEAVY SNOW HAS FALLEN ON A WEAK SNOWPACK. THE PARK MOUNTAINSNORTH OF STEAMBOAT SPRINGS HAVE RECEIVED ALMOST 5 INCHES OF WATERSINCE THURSDAY. OBSERVERS REPORTED NUMEROUS AVALANCHES ON SUNDAY.THE WEST ELK MOUNTAINS HAVE RECEIVED OVER 36 INCHES OF SNOW SINCEFRIDAY. THERE IS MORE SNOW AND WIND IN THE FORECAST. NATURAL ANDHUMAN TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY IN THESE REGIONS.THIS WARNING IS VALID THROUGH 9 AM ON TUESDAY JANUARY 27.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.USLOGANCOLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER2008-09 WARNING 5-3$$

  • Avalanche Warning for Uncompahgre Plateau 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 Uncompahgre Plateau 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$$