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Feb 17th, 2015    H.Thamm/T.Glassett
Skier triggered avalanches on Tincan on Feb.17     Click for details.
Feb 26th, 2015    Predeger/ Wagner/ May
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Feb 27th, 2015    Fitzgerald
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Mar 31st, 2015   
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Apr 2nd, 2015    Predeger
hippy cornice     Click for details.
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Announcements

We are currently issuing advisories 5 days a week until our final advisory on Thursday, April 30th. Advisories will be posted at 7 am each day except Mondays and Wednesdays.
Turnagain Advisory
Sunday, April 26th 2015
The avalanche danger has risen to MODERATE overnight for wet loose avalanches and cornice falls on all aspects and elevations. Southerly slopes that did not re-freeze and Northerly slopes that have wet surface snow will be the most likely places to trigger an avalanche. These wet slides could entrain significant amounts of snow if the slope is steep and sustained. Cornices may also begin to release with the warm conditions. A LOW avalanche danger will be found on Southerly slopes that re-froze overnight and Northerly slopes harboring dry snow. There will be no advisory issued tomorrow. AVALANCHE OUTLOOK for Monday, April 27th:With similar weather forecast for tomorrow (cloudy skies and warm temperatures), we are expecting similar avalanche conditions. A MODERATE danger for wet loose slide …
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Summit Weekly Summary
Saturday, April 4th 2015
ARCHIVED ADVISORY - Advisories expire after 24 hours.
We are no longer issuing weekly Summit Lake snowpack summaries for 2013/14; however, this does not mean that the avalanche season has ended - see below for some SPRINGTIME TIPS to review. Keep tabs on the Turnagain Pass advisory page as well as the Summit Lake area observations. We will be posting daily Turnagain advisories until April 12th before switching to 5 days a week until our final advisory on April 30th. …
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