WHISTLER AVALANCHE

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Avalanche Buries Skier Near Whistler

WHISTLER, B.C. - A skier was sent to hospital but believed to be uninjured after an avalanche hit a group of backcountry skiers on Tuesday near the British Columbia resort community of Whistler.RCMP S...

B.C. Avalanche Danger Ramps Up

The first Pineapple Express storm of the season — a blast of warm, moist, sub-tropical air and torrential rain — has hit B.C.'s South Coast, hiking the avalanche danger rating and setting up condition...
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B.C. Avalanche Risk Runs High

The Canadian Avalanche Centre is warning skiers and snowboarders about a high avalanche risk in parts of the province. The warning includes the Sea to Sky and Kootenay Boundary regions, as well as th...
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B.C.'s High Avalanche Risk

A heavy snowfall forecast for the Sea to Sky region north of Vancouver has pushed the avalanche danger rating up to high for the first time this season. Alpine areas in the region are forecast to get...