Avalanche Forecast Archives

2010 – 2011 Season

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 18, 2011
Posted 7:00a.m., Tuesday, January 18, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine: Hillman’s Highway, Left Gully, the Chute and Center Bowl will have HIGH avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are likely and human-triggered avalanches are very likely. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman will have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 17, 2011
Posted 8:15a.m., Monday, January 17, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine: Hillman’s Highway and Left Gully have LOW avalanche danger.  Natural and human-triggered avalanches are unlikely in these areas but you’ll need to watch for pockets of instability on isolated terrain features.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human-triggered […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 16, 2011
Posted 8:35a.m., Sunday, January 16, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine: The Sluice, Lip, and Center Bowl have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. All other forecasted areas of Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The Little Headwall and Lower Snowfields are […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 15, 2011
Posted 8:15a.m., Saturday, January 15, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine: The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Left Gully and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Little Headwall and Lower Snowfields […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 14, 2011
Posted 8:59a.m., Friday, January 14, 2011 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The only exceptions to this rating are Hillman’s Highway and Left Gully in Tuckerman Ravine which have Low avalanche danger. In these areas, natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely; however, […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 13, 2011
Posted 7:40a.m., Thursday, January 13, 2011 All forecast areas in Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are possible and human-triggered avalanches are likely.  The mountain has received a healthy serving of snow from the cold Nor’Easter that just rolled through town but it looks like all snowfall will wrap up […]

Avalanche Advisry for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 12, 2011
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 8:45 a.m. Tuckerman Ravine: The Center Bowl, Lip, Sluice, Right Gully and Lobster Claw have HIGH avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are likely and human-triggered avalanches are very likely.  Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Considerable avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 11, 2011
Posted 8:13a.m., Tuesday, January 11, 2011 In Tuckerman Ravine the Chute, Center Bowl, Lip and Sluice have MODERATE avalanche danger today. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible in these areas.  The remaining forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have LOW avalanche danger as do all forecast areas in Huntington Ravine.  Natural and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 10, 2011
Posted 8:00a.m., Monday, January 10, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger today. The Chute, Center Bowl, Lip, Sluice, Right Gully and Lobster Claw have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman as well as all those in Huntington have Low […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 9, 2011
Posted 8:15, Sunday, January 09, 2011  Tuckerman Ravine:  The Chute, Center Bowl, Lip and Sluice have Considerable avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  Hillman’s Highway, Left Gully, Right Gully and the Lobster Claw have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The Lower Snowfields […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 8, 2011
Posted 8:30, Saturday, January 8th, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine has LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger. The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely.  Watch for unstable snow in isolated terrain features.   The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and the Chute have Moderate avalanche […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: January 7, 2011
Posted 7:20a.m., Friday, January 07, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall remain not posted due to a lack of snow in these areas. Huntington Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 6, 2011
Posted 8:10a.m., Thursday, January 06, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall remain not posted due to a lack of snow in these areas. Huntington Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 5, 2011
Posted 7:30, Wednesday, January 05, 2011 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanche are possible. The Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall remain not posted due to a lack of snow in these areas. DON’T FALL ASLEEP OUT THERE! If you have been following our […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 4, 2011
Posted 7:53a.m., Tuesday, January 4, 2011  Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for isolated pockets of unstable snow in areas with good protection from strong west winds.  The Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields, and Little Headwall are not posted due to a general lack of snow in […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 3, 2011
Posted 8:00a.m., Monday January 3, 2011 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields, and Little Headwall are not posted due to a general lack of snow in these areas. The past few days have been interesting at least. Conditions on Mt. Washington […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 2, 2011
Posted 8:25a.m., Sunday, January 2, 2011 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines will have Low avalanche danger today.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except for isolated pockets in steep terrain. We are seeing the light at the end of the tunnel as our December/January thaw rapidly comes to end over the next 12-24 hours.  Before […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: January 1, 2011
Posted 8:45a.m., Saturday, January 01, 2011 Tuckerman Ravine: The Lip, Sluice, Right Gully, and Lobster Claw have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The Center Bowl, Chute, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Lower Snowfields and Little […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 31, 2010
Posted 7:55a.m., Friday, December 31, 2010 All forecast areas of Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger today. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for isolated pockets of unstable snow in steep terrain. The Little Headwall, Lower Snowfields, and Escape Hatch remain “not posted” due to a general lack of snow in […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 30, 2010
Posted 8:40.m., Thursday, December 30, 2010 Tuckerman Ravine: The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Headwall and Chute have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  Left Gully and Hillman’s Highway have LOW avalanche Danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except for isolated pockets in steep […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 29, 2010
Posted 8:00 Wednesday, December 29, 2010 Tuckerman Ravine: The Sluice, Lip, Center Headwall and Chute have Considerable avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The Lower Snowfields and Little […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 28, 2010
Posted 8:46a.m., Tuesday, December 28, 2010 Tuckerman Ravine has High and Considerable avalanche danger. Huntington Ravine has Considerable avalanche danger. The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl and Chute have High avalanche danger.  In these areas natural avalanches are likely and human-triggered avalanches are very likely.  Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.  All other forecast areas […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 27, 2010
Posted 8:10a.m., Monday, December 27, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have High avalanche danger today. Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. The gift giving season may be over, but that didn’t stop Mother Nature from delivering a belated blast of winter weather. The […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 26, 2010
Posted 8:40a.m., Sunday, December 26, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger today. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely in areas posted at Low and natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible for areas posted Moderate.  We have not begun forecasting for the Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields, […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 25, 2010
Posted 9:15 a.m., Saturday, December 25, 2010 MERRY CHRISTMAS FROM THE SNOW RANGERS! Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger today.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely in areas posted at Low and natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible for areas posted Moderate.  We have not begun […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 24, 2010
Posted 9:23a.m., Friday December 24, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger today.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely in areas posted at Low and natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible for areas posted Moderate.  We have not begun forecasting for the Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields, […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 23, 2010
Posted 8:25a.m., Thursday December 23, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Considerable avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  Note that we have begun forecasting for the Lobster Claw today and is included in the Tuckerman rating.  We have not begun forecasting for the Escape Hatch, Lower Snowfields, or […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 22, 2010
Posted 8:34 a.m., Wednesday, December 22, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines currently have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  We have not begun forecasting for the Escape Hatch, Lobster Claw, Lower Snowfields, or Little Headwall due to a general lack of snow in these areas.  Forecasting will begin […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 21, 2010
Posted 8:45a.m., Tuesday, December 21, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Considerable avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  We have not begun forecasting for the Escape Hatch, Lobster Claw, Lower Snowfields, or Little Headwall due to a general lack of snow in these areas.  Forecasting will begin for […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 20, 2010
Posted 8:00a.m., Monday, December 20, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger.  Avalanches are unlikely but you should watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features.  We are not currently forecasting for the Little Headwall, Lower Snowfields, Lobster Claw, or Escape Hatch due to an overall lack of snow in these areas. This […]