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Officials warn of avalanche danger in northern, central Utah

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Posted at 9:06 AM, Feb 09, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-09 11:06:54-05

The Utah Avalanche Center issued high to extreme avalanche danger for northern and central Utah. Sidecountry areas are also dangerous.

Kelly Chapman and John Goulet spoke with Craig Gordon with the avalanche center about the conditions. He said this is uncommon for Utah's mountains to have such heavy, wet snow.

Watch the full interview with Gordon above. He provides current conditions and how to stay safe if caught in a slide.