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Avalanche Warning: Waterton Park & parts of southern BC included

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A Special Public Avalanche Warning has been issued for parts of southern Alberta and BC, including Waterton Lakes National Park.

Avalanche Canada says the warning applies to recreational users of backcountry and front-country avalanche terrain.

The agency says there is a persistent weak layer within the snowpack and although the nature of the layer differs across the ranges, the effect is the same.

Areas also included in the warning are Sea-to-Sky, South Rockies, South Coast Inland, Kananaskis Country, Purcells, Banff-Yoho- Kootenay National Parks, and Lizard Range-Flathead.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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