Avalanche Watch
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
AVALANCHE WATCH
COLORADO AVALANCHE INFORMATION CENTER
RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
442 PM MST FRI MAR 01 2024

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

...AVALANCHE WATCH IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY 5 AM THROUGH
SUNDAY 11 PM...

*WHAT...Heavy snow and strong winds will result in very
dangerous avalanche conditions and HIGH (Level 4 of 5)
avalanche danger on Sunday

*WHERE...The Park Range, Flat Tops, Grand Mesa, West Elk
and Elk Mountains, Ruby Range, Ragged Range, Gore Range,
Northern and Cenrtal Sawatch Range

*WHEN...Beginning Sunday morning and lasting through Sunday

*IMPACTS...Large and dangerous avalanches will be very easy
to trigger in many places. Avalanches will run naturally.

*PRECAUTION/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...Travel in backcountry
avalanche terrain is not recommended in the mentioned areas
on Sunday. Avoid travel on and under slopes steeper than
about 30 degrees. You can find more detailed information
at colorado.gov/avalanche

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