The last avalanche forecast for the 2019-2020 season posted on May 3rd. Thank you to everyone who supported the avalanche center this past season with volunteer hours, donations, and/or avalanche, snowpack, and weather observations. These contributions are crucial to avalanche center operations.
The SAC Daily Flow
The SAC Daily Flow is an avalanche risk management process developed for motorized users. It was created by aligning the techniques already in use by savvy snowmobilers with best practices in avalanche risk management.
This user guide is not intended as a substitute for a formal avalanche education. Click on the following links to learn more about each step in the Daily Flow process:
- Consider Your Partners
- Anticipate Conditions (under construction)
- Create Safety Margins
- Confirm Details
- Stop to Talk
- Manage Your Group
- Maintain Awareness
- Submit Observations
The Daily Flow is printed on stickers available for free from SAC. These can be put onto machines near the handlebars, so the process is always visible and easy to reference:
The Daily Flow was funded through a grant by the State of Nevada Commission on Off-Highway Vehicles: