Avalanche Warning
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING
Forest Service West Central Montana Avalanche Center Missoula MT
Relayed by National Weather Service Missoula MT
553 AM MST Sun Feb 18 2018

The following message is transmitted at the request of the Forest
Service West Central Montana Avalanche Center Missoula MT

...The Forest Service West Central Montana Avalanche Center
Missoula MT has issued a Backcountry Avalanche Warning...

* Timing...In effect until 6 AM MST Monday.

* Affected Area...The southern Missions, southern Swan,
  Rattlesnake, and Bitterroot Ranges.

* Avalanche Danger...The avalanche danger for the warning area is
High today.

* Reason/Impacts...Recent heavy snow combined with strong wind
  will result in widespread avalanche activity.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist. Large avalanches will
be possible in many areas. Travel in avalanche terrain is not
recommended.

Consult http://www.missoulaavalanche.org or
https://www.avalanche.org for more detailed information.

Similar avalanche danger may exist at locations outside the
coverage area of any Avalanche Center.

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