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Avalanche Danger

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More Snow, Windy Conditions Could Mean More Avalanches

Windy conditions and a fresh blanket of snow are creating unstable conditions which could mean more avalanches.

03/30/2014

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Fresh Powder Great For Skiing, Raises Avalanche Danger

This week’s fresh powder is great for skiers and boarders who want to enjoy spring skiing in Colorado’s mountains but it’s concerning for those who monitor avalanche conditions.

03/28/2014

Avalanche Mitigation

Avalanche Danger In Colorado At An All-Time High

Experts are saying the size and frequency of the most recent avalanches are unlike anything they’ve seen before.

02/17/2014

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CDOT Conducting Avalanche Mitigation In The High Country

The Colorado Department of Transportation is doing what it can to keep drivers safe in the high country by conducting avalanche mitigation.

02/16/2014

An avalanche in Glenwood Canyon (credit: Russell Brown)

Huge Avalanche Concerns In The High Country

Snow and wind are causing huge avalanche concerns in the high country.

02/10/2014

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Avalanche Danger High For Backcountry Skiers

Continued snowfall in the high country is resulting in high avalanche danger for backcountry skiers.

02/09/2014

The avalanche cleanup on Berthoud Pass in January 2014 (credit: Aaron Davidon, Grand County Search And Rescue)

Avalanche Danger High In Colorado’s Mountains

Forecasters are warning of dangerous avalanche conditions in Colorado’s mountains after as much as 3 feet of snow fell in some areas over the last 48 hours.

02/01/2014

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Latest Storm Boosts Avalanche Danger

This weekend’s snow has increased the avalanche danger.

01/05/2014

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Avalanche Danger High In Northern, Central Colorado

The avalanche danger is heightened in Colorado’s northern and central mountains after more snow fell on New Year’s.

01/02/2014

CBS4 Meteorologist Justin McHeffey in the Mobile Weather Lab talking about avalanche danger (credit: CBS)

Risky Conditions For Backcountry Skiers, Boarders

Avalanche danger experts are warning of the risky conditions in parts of the high country after an avalanche claimed the life of a backcountry skier.

01/02/2014

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