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Feb 1st, 2015    Billy Finley
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Feb 4th, 2015    Predeger/ Fitz
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Feb 5th, 2015    Wagner
Little League sluff     Click for details.
Feb 6th, 2015    Fitzgerald/Wagner
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Feb 7th, 2015    Moderow
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Announcements

Our first Annual Snowball 2015 has come and gone. Thank you to the bands who provided great music, the local vendors who donated SWAG, The Taproot for a perfect gathering place, the volunteers for all your labor, and the attendees for making it worth it! We also want to thank you for giving us all a reason to celebrate, donate, educate and recreate safely in multiple venues at this time of year!! Now time to start planning for next year's Snowball!
Turnagain Advisory
Tuesday, March 3rd 2015
The avalanche danger is MODERATE in the Alpine, where slabs 1-2’ in depth could be triggered in steep terrain.  Triggering these slabs is on the low end of the scale but consequences remain high enough to warrant careful snowpack and terrain assessment. The danger is LOW at Treeline and below where triggering an avalanche is unlikely. Despite it being early March, early season conditions exist on the approaches.  Ice, alder stumps and rocks are hazards to avoid when traveling to and from the treeline elevations today. …
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Summit Weekly Summary
Saturday, February 28th 2015
ARCHIVED ADVISORY - Advisories expire after 24 hours.
Last weekend brought light amounts of new snow and rain, moderate winds and warm temperatures.  Natural avalanche activity ensued and produced both wide propagating slides and several deep debris piles.  Since that time the fragile snowpack has had time to adjust.  A firm crust now caps the surface up to ~3,000’.  Above 3,000’, 3-4” of snow sits on the surface. Recent Activity from the past week- S Side of Tenderfoot Ridge, likely occured on 2/22-2/23, Natural at 3,200' Coverage remai …
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