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Avalanche warning issued for Mount Hood area

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MOUNT HOOD, OR (KPTV) -

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

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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