Avalanche Danger High in Cabinet and Purcell Mountains
By Moosetrack Megan

Posted: December 29, 2022
From the Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center
WHAT

The avalanche danger for the warning area will rise to high today.

WHEN

In effect from Tuesday, December 27, 2022 – 7:00AM to Thursday, December 29, 2022 – 7:00AM

WHERE

Selkirk and Cabinet Mountains of Idaho Panhandle and the Cabinet and Purcell Ranges of Northwest Montana.

IMPACTS

Heavy snowfall combined with wind create widespread areas of unstable snow today.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS

Very dangerous avalanche conditions. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches may run long distances and can run into mature forests, valley floors, or flat terrain.

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