Avalanche Warning

ORC059-061-063-120200-
BLUE MOUNTAINS
700 AM PST THU JAN 11 2018

THE FOLLOWING MESSAGE IS TRANSMITTED AT THE REQUEST OF THE WALLOWA
AVALANCHE CENTER JOSEPH OREGON.

A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL IMPACT THE NE OREGON MOUNTAINS TODAY WITH
6-12″ OF SNOW EXPECTED ABOVE 7,000′. MODERATE TO STRONG WINDS WILL
ACCOMPANY THE FRONT AND CREATE TOUCHY WIND SLABS ON NE-E-N ASPECTS.
THE NEW SNOW AND WINDS COULD ALSO OVERLOAD THE PERSISTENT WEAK LAYER
NOW BURIED 2′ ON ALL ASPECTS ABOVE 7,000′. TRAVEL IN AND AROUND
AVALANCHE TERRAIN IS NOT ADVISED FOR TODAY FOR THE BLUE MOUNTAINS,
WALLOWAS AND ELKHORNS.

FOR SPECIFIC INFORMATION ON AVALANCHE ACTIVITY PLEASE REFER TO THE
WALLOWA AVALANCHE CENTER WEBSITE AT:
WWW.WALLOWAAVALANCHECENTER.ORG

LAT…LON 4600 11800 4593 11783 4583 11797 4559 11801
4541 11807 4537 11809 4531 11810 4539 11834
4547 11827 4554 11825 4578 11815 4585 11813
4590 11807

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