Avalanche Watch
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WATCH
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
715 AM MST SUN JAN 31 2016

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER.

THE COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE
WATCH FOR MOST MOUNTAIN RANGES IN COLORADO.

* TIMING...IN EFFECT FROM 6AM  MST SUNDAY TO 12 PM MONDAY

* AFFECTED AREA...FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF COLORADO INCLUDING... THE
  PARK RANGE...THE FLAT TOP MOUNTAINS...FRONT RANGE...GORE RANGE...
  MOSQUITO RANGE...SAWATCH...ELK MOUNTAINS...GRAND MESA...SAN JUAN
  MOUNTAINS...AND SANGRE DE CRISTO RANGE

* AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER WILL INCREASE THROUGH
  MONDAY AND BECOME VERY DANGEROUS. WIDESPREAD NATURAL AVALANCHE
  ACTIVITY IS POSSIBLE.

* REASON...A POTENT WINTER STORM CONTINUES. PERIODS OF HEAVY
  SNOWFALL AND STRONG WINDS ARE EXPECTED. THIS SNOW WILL FALL ON AN
  ALREADY WEAK SNOWPACK.

* PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... BACKCOUNTRY TRAVELERS SHOULD
  PLAN ON RAPIDLY CHANGING CONDITIONS. EXTRA CAUTION IS REQUIRED IF
  PLANNING A TRIP INTO AVALANCHE TERRAIN. BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL WILL
  BECOME VERY DANGEROUS.

CONSULT WWW.COLORADO.GOV/AVALANCHE FOR DETAILED INFORMATION

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