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Avalanche Warning
Issued: 6:25 AM MST Jan. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... through the mlk Holiday weekend.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern and central Utah, to
include The Bear river range, the Wasatch Range, the western
uintas, and the mountains of the Manti-Skyline plateau.

* Avalanche danger... the backcountry avalanche danger will reach
high on many aspects and elevations with both natural and human
triggered avalanches likely.

* Reason/impacts... heavy snow and strong winds have created
dangerous avalanche conditions. Avoid being on or beneath steep
slopes.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.



625 am MST Fri Jan 18 2019

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... through the mlk Holiday weekend.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern and central Utah, to
include The Bear river range, the Wasatch Range, the western
uintas, and the mountains of the Manti-Skyline plateau.

* Avalanche danger... the backcountry avalanche danger will reach
high on many aspects and elevations with both natural and human
triggered avalanches likely.

* Reason/impacts... heavy snow and strong winds have created
dangerous avalanche conditions. Avoid being on or beneath steep
slopes.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.


623 am MST Thu Jan 17 2019

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... Thursday morning through the mlk Holiday weekend.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern and central Utah, to
include The Bear river range, the Wasatch Range, the western
uintas, and the mountains of the Manti-Skyline plateau.

* Avalanche danger... the backcountry avalanche danger will reach
high on many aspects and elevations with both natural and human
triggered avalanches likely.

* Reason/impacts... heavy snow and strong winds will create
dangerous avalanche conditions. Avoid being on or beneath steep
slopes.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.


623 am MST Thu Jan 17 2019

The following message is transmitted at the request of the
Forest service Utah avalanche center.

The Forest service Utah avalanche center in Salt Lake City has
issued a backcountry avalanche warning.

* Timing... Thursday morning through the mlk Holiday weekend.

* Affected area... the mountains of northern and central Utah, to
include The Bear river range, the Wasatch Range, the western
uintas, and the mountains of the Manti-Skyline plateau.

* Avalanche danger... the backcountry avalanche danger will reach
high on many aspects and elevations with both natural and human
triggered avalanches likely.

* Reason/impacts... heavy snow and strong winds will create
dangerous avalanche conditions. Avoid being on or beneath steep
slopes.

Backcountry travelers should consult www.Utahavalanchecenter.Org
or call 1-888-999-4019 for more detailed information.

This warning does not apply to ski areas where avalanche hazard
reduction measures are performed.



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