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Sierra Wind (145 mph), Flood, Avalanche Warnings 2/7

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Sierra Wind (145 mph), Flood, Avalanche Warnings 2/7

Postby maverick » Tue Feb 07, 2017 11:26 am

Hwy 395 is currently closed north of Mammoth Lakes.
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I don't give out specific route information, my belief is that it takes away from the whole adventure spirit of a trip, if you need every inch planned out, you'll have to get that from someone else.

Have a safer backcountry experience by using the HST ReConn Form 2.0, named after Larry Conn, a HST member:

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Re: Sierra Wind (145 mph), Flood, Avalanche Warnings 2/7

Postby TahoeJeff » Tue Feb 07, 2017 1:22 pm

Bryan Allegretto at OpenSnow said the winds were the equivalent to a Category 3-4 hurricane...
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