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April 12 avalanche update:

By mid-morning, on sunny slopes, any surface crusts that formed overnight will be breaking down and wet avalanche danger ...
April 12 avalanche update: By mid-morning, on sunny slopes, any surface crusts that formed overnight will be breaking down and wet avalanche danger ...
April 11 - Get the Forecast at www.mtavalanche.com/forecast

Yesterday, lingering cloud cover in the morning kept wet snow avalanches mostly at bay ...
April 11 - Get the Forecast at www.mtavalanche.com/forecast Yesterday, lingering cloud cover in the morning kept wet snow avalanches mostly at bay ...
April 10th - Get the Forecast at www.mtavalanche.com/forecast

The danger of wet snow avalanches will rise as the day warms and the sun breaks ...
April 10th - Get the Forecast at www.mtavalanche.com/forecast The danger of wet snow avalanches will rise as the day warms and the sun breaks ...
April 9 Avalanche Forecast: www.mtavalanche.com/forecast

Strong wind will keep the possibility of triggering avalanches alive today. Wind is loading ...
April 9 Avalanche Forecast: www.mtavalanche.com/forecast Strong wind will keep the possibility of triggering avalanches alive today. Wind is loading ...

Resources

Weather Stations

Weather Stations provide the GNFAC forecasters with information on snowfall, wind and temps from around the region. The Weather Log summarizes this daily.

Avalanche Education

GNFAC partners with groups around the region to provide evening avalanche classes, plus full day and multi-day courses, including some weekend field days. All our class offerings, along with courses from other providers, are on our Education Calendar.

Placenames

Use this map to find the locations of unfamiliar places mentioned in the advisory. Also take a look at our glossary of avalanche terms.

Support

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