Tag Archives: Colorado Avalanche Information Center

Storm Increases Avalanche Danger

AVALANCHE WARNINGForecasters say a strong storm that is expected to dump more than 2 feet of snow in parts of Colorado’s mountains by the time it’s over will increase the danger of avalanches. The Colorado Continue reading

Avalanche Injures Back Country Skier in Eagle County

AVALANCHE WARNINGAn avalanche yesterday on Pitkin Creek resulted in injuries, but no deaths. Three men were on the mountain when a large avalanche was triggered trapping one and breaking his leg. The victim was Continue reading

Avalanche Advisory Issued for Colorado

AVALANCHE WARNINGThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center is urging mountain visitors to be cautious after up to 40 inches of new snow covered the ground from a series of storms. An avalanche advisory Continue reading

Recent Snow Storm Increases Avalanche Danger

AVALANCHE WARNINGColorado‘s May snowstorm is increasing the state’s avalanche danger.  Ethan Greene of the Colorado Avalanche Information Center says that the new snow Continue reading