Avalanche Warning
Issued by NWS Billings, MT

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BILLINGS MT
458 AM MST WED JAN 11 2017

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER.

THE GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER IS CONTINUING THE
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING FOR THE MOUNTAINS AROUND COOKE
CITY. THREE FEET OF SNOW OVER THE PAST THREE DAYS COMBINED WITH
STRONG WESTERLY WINDS IS CREATING VERY UNSTABLE CONDITIONS. THE
AVALANCHE DANGER IS RATED HIGH ON ALL SLOPES. NATURAL AND HUMAN
TRIGGERED AVALANCHES ARE LIKELY TODAY. AVALANCHE TERRAIN AND
AVALANCHE RUNOUT ZONES SHOULD BE AVOIDED.

YOU ARE URGED TO CONTACT THE GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE
CENTER FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION.

WEBSITE: WWW.MTAVALANCHE.COM
AVALANCHE HOTLINE: 406-587-6981

THIS WARNING WILL EXPIRE OR BE UPDATED BY 6:00 A.M. ON JANUARY
12TH, 2017.

$$



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