Avalanche Deaths Spike As Storms Bring Snow

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Avalanche Deaths Spike As Storms Bring Snow

February 26, 2014 Updated Feb 26, 2014 at 1:41 PM EDT

Heavy snowfall and strong winds in the past month have fueled dangerous conditions in mountains across the West, prompting forecasters to issue warnings of considerable or high avalanche dangers for many areas outside of established ski areas.

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