Avalanche fatality and incident on Jan 5
An avalanche fatality occurred on January 5, 2019 near Choteau, MT (Outside of our forecast area). FAC visited the site on 1/6 and preliminary details are here.
An avalanche accident occurred in the Swan Range on January 5, 2019. A cornice fall / avalanche resulted in a burial and serious injuries. Preliminary details are here.
We extend our sincere condolences to everyone involved in these accidents.