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Avalanche warning in effect above 6000'. High Avalanche danger on wind loaded terrain. We will be posting an update on return to town.
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The current avalanche danger is LOW for the west central Montana backcountry. Low danger does not mean no Avalanche danger. Look for high elevation wind slabs on isolated slopes. Use safe travel protocols, only exposing one person to a slope at a time. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with the West Central Montana Avalanche Center’s avalanche advisory for February 24, 2018. [ 411 more words ]

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The current avalanche danger is LOW for the west central Montana backcountry. Low danger does not mean no Avalanche danger. Look for high elevation wind slabs on isolated slopes. Use safe travel protocols, only exposing one person to a slope at a time. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with the Wes...
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The WCMAC forecasters are working hard to provide the best backcountry avalanche forecasts to all users. These great forecasts are FREE – so you may be wondering, how can you lend your support?

By attending our events, of course! Tonight from 6-8 pm, Big Sky Brewing will be hosting the Beers With Forecasters finale. In an ongoing effort to help us make the Montana backcountry a safer place Big Sky Brewing is donating event proceeds to the West Central Montana Avalanche Foundation. Please come out and join us in support of avalanche forecasting and education!

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The current avalanche danger is MODERATE in the west central Montana backcountry. Human triggered avalanches are possible. Heightened avalanche conditions exist on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully and identify features of concern. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with the West Central Montana Avalanche Center’s avalanche advisory for February 22, 2018. This danger rating does not apply to operating ski areas, expires at midnight tonight and is the sole responsibility of the U.S. [ 328 more words ]

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The current avalanche danger is MODERATE in the west central Montana backcountry. Human triggered avalanches are possible. Heightened avalanche conditions exist on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully and identify features of concern. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with...
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This Thursday evening, February 22nd from 6-8 pm, Big Sky Brewing will be hosting our Beers With Your Avalanche Forecaster finale! In an ongoing effort to help us make the Montana backcountry a safer place, Big Sky Brewing is donating event proceeds to the West Central Montana Avalanche Foundation. Please come out and join us in support of avalanche forecasting and education!

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This Thursday evening, February 22nd for 6-8 pm, Big Sky Brewing will be hosting our Beers With Forecasters finale! In an ongoing effort to help us make the Montana backcountry a safer place, Big Sky Brewing is donating event proceeds to the West Central Montana Avalanche Foundation. Please come out...
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Avalanche Advisory for February 20, 2018

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The avalanche danger is CONSIDERABLE for the West Central Montana backcountry. Wind loading has created dangerous avalanche conditions in specific areas. Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route-finding, and conservative decision-making are essential for travel in the backcountry today. Good morn...
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Grab your riding buddies and get trained! Spots still available for the upcoming Mechanized Snowmachine Avalanche Level 1 Course. Register Now & Secure Your Spot!

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Grab your riding buddies and get trained! Spots still available for the upcoming Mechanized Snowmachine | Avalanche Level 1 Course Dates: 2.23.18 – 2.25.18 Register Now & Secure Your Spot! Details & Registration | Link
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Grab your riding buddies and get trained! Spots still available for the upcoming Mechanized Snowmachine Avalanche Level 1 Course | For Details & Registration visit http://bit.ly/2GZDD8M

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Avalanche Advisory for February 19, 2018

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The avalanche warning has expired, but a High avalanche danger remains on wind loaded terrain. On all other terrain across the West Central Montana backcountry, the avalanche danger is Considerable. Strong winds and significant snow have created sensitive wind slabs that will make avalanches likely....
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An avalanche warning is in effect for the West Central Montana backcountry. The current avalanche danger is HIGH. Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist. Travel in and around avalanche terrain is not recommended. Large human triggered avalanches are likely in many areas today. This is Logan King with an avalanche warning for Sunday, February 18th, 2018. This avalanche warning is valid for 24 hours. [ 270 more words ]

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An avalanche warning is in effect for the West Central Montana backcountry. The current avalanche danger is HIGH. Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist. Travel in and around avalanche terrain is not recommended. Large human triggered avalanches are likely in many areas today. This is Logan King....
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The avalanche danger is Considerable for the West Central Montana backcountry. Strong winds and significant snow are creating dangerous avalanche conditions, making human-triggered avalanches likely. Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route-finding, and conservative decision-making are essential for travel in the backcountry today. Good morning, this is Logan King with the West Central Montana Avalanche Center’s avalanche advisory for Saturday, February 17th, 2018. [ 513 more words ]

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The avalanche danger is Considerable for the West Central Montana backcountry. Strong winds and significant snow are creating dangerous avalanche conditions, making human-triggered avalanches likely. Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route-finding, and conservative decision-making are essential....
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The current avalanche danger is CONSIDERABLE in the west central Montana backcountry on wind loaded slopes. All other slopes the danger is moderate. Natural avalanches are possible, and human-triggered avalanches remain likely on wind loaded slopes. Cautious route finding and conservative decision making are essential for backcountry travel today. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with the West Central Montana Avalanche Center’s avalanche advisory for February 15, 2018. [ 405 more words ]

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The current avalanche danger is CONSIDERABLE in the west central Montana backcountry on wind loaded slopes. All other slopes the danger is moderate. Natural avalanches are possible, and human-triggered avalanches remain likely on wind loaded slopes. Cautious route finding and conservative decision m...
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Valentines Day in the field with our forecasters. Advisory video from today's observations coming soon, stay tuned! #knowbeforeyougo #avalancheawareness #digfirstskilater #missoulaavalanche 📷: @sproutfilms

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The current avalanche danger is MODERATE on wind loaded slopes in the west central Montana backcountry; on all other slopes, the danger is Low.Human triggered avalanches are possible. Heightened avalanche conditions exist on wind loaded terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully and identify features of concern. Good morning, this is Travis Craft with the West Central Montana Avalanche Center’s avalanche advisory for February 13, 2018. [ 397 more words ]

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The current avalanche danger is MODERATE on wind loaded slopes in the west central Montana backcountry; on all other slopes, the danger is Low.Human triggered avalanches are possible. Heightened avalanche conditions exist on wind loaded terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully and ident...
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Avalanche Advisory for February 10, 2018

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The avalanche danger for the West Central Montana backcountry is considerable on wind-loaded terrain. A moderate avalanche danger exists on all other terrain. Large avalanches are possible in specific terrain. Careful identify areas of increased avalanche risk and utilize cautious route-finding tech...
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