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Avalanche Warning Issued For Mount Hood Area

The Northwest Avalanche Center has issued an avalanche warning for the Mount Hood area in northwestern Oregon.

Posted: Jan. 27, 2018 3:34 PM
Updated: Jan. 27, 2018 3:37 PM

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - The Northwest Avalanche Center has issued an avalanche warning for the Mount Hood area in northwestern Oregon.

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The warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Saturday.

Experts say rain or heavy, wet snow combined with very strong winds are resulting in widespread avalanches.

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1/27/2018 1:12:59 PM (GMT -8:00)

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