The Colorado Avalanche Information Center has announced avalanche danger to be at 3 out of 5, characterizing it as “considerable,” due to the increase of wet avalanches.
Last week, the avalanche danger level was a 2 out of 5.
The CAIC recommends that people are cautious when finding routes, noting that “conservative decision-making” is essential.
The CAIC scale ranges from 1-5, with 1 being low, 2 being moderate, 3 being considerable, 4 being high and 5 being extreme.
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