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Avalanche warning for Victorian Alps

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Warmer weather is expected to increase the risk of avalanches in Victoria's Alpine region, emergency services have warned.

Ski resorts conducted controlled avalanches on Monday to reduce risks before warmer weather and strong winds forecast for Tuesday.

Tourists should avoid activities such as skiing, snowboarding, or hiking in remote areas of the Alps, Vic Emergency said.

© AAP 2017 Photo credit: AAP Image/Progressive PR, Andrew Railton

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