Avalanche Warning
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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BULLETIN-IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER SEATTLE WASHINGTON RELAYED BY NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WASHINGTON 630 PM PST SAT FEB 24 2018

THE NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER HAS ISSUED AN AVALANCHE WARNING...

TIMING...IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM SUNDAY FEBRUARY 25.

LOCATION...THE WEST SLOPES OF THE WASHINGTON CASCADES INCLUDING MT
BAKER, STEVENS PASS, SNOQUALMIE PASS, PARADISE, WHITE PASS, AND MT
HOOD.

AVALANCHE DANGER...THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS EXPECTED TO BE HIGH
SUNDAY IN ALL ELEVATION BANDS IN THESE AREAS.

REASON...A STRONG STORM SYSTEM WITH HEAVY SNOWFALL, STRONG WINDS AND
A WARMING TREND SUNDAY WILL RESULT IN WIDESPREAD AVALANCHES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...BACKCOUNTRY TRAVEL IS NOT
RECOMMENDED IN AREAS WITH A HIGH AVALANCHE DANGER.

PLEASE VISIT NWAC.US FOR FURTHER INFORMATION.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...THIS WARNING DOES NOT APPLY TO SKI AREAS
WHERE AVALANCHE MITIGATION MEASURES ARE PERFORMED.

TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER IN SEATTLE,
WASHINGTON.

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KRAMER-HIRSHBERG/NORTHWEST AVALANCHE CENTER



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