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Updates on operations and reflections on avalanche conditions

Season Update

Flathead Avalanche
November 8th 2023
Chapter 1 of our season ended as an Atmospheric River entered the forecast region on January 12th. Earlier weather events advertised as rivers underperformed and resembled streams, creeks, or even […]

Old Dogs, New Tricks: Community-Building Communication

Flathead Avalanche
November 8th 2023
Two recent backcountry encounters have prompted me to think more about an avalanche safety tool that doesn’t get much mention in classes, forecasts, or research. ***************** The cold week before […]