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MTZ015-055-031300-

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WARNING
GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREAT FALLS MT
550 AM MST FRI DEC 2 2016

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

ISSUED ON DECEMBER 02 2016 AT 05:19 AM

AVALANCHE WARNING

ISSUED ON DECEMBER 2 2016 AT 5:30 A.M.

THE GALLATIN NATIONAL FOREST AVALANCHE CENTER IS ISSUING A
BACKCOUNTRY AVALANCHE WARNING FOR THE BRIDGER RANGE AND NORTHERN
GALLATIN RANGE. HEAVY SNOW HAS ADDED WEIGHT AND STRESS TO WEAK
AND UNSTABLE SNOWPACK. THE AVALANCHE DANGER IS RATED HIGH ON ALL
SLOPES. NATURAL AND HUMAN TRIGGERED SLIDES 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 EITHER EXPIRE OR BE UPDATED BY 6:00 A.M. ON
DECEMBER 3RD, 2016.

$$

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