Avalanche Forecast Archives

2010 – 2011 Season

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine

Date: December 19, 2010
Posted 8:20a.m., Sunday, December 19, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely.  Watch for unstable snow in 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. […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 18, 2010
 Printable Advisory Posted: 9:10a.m., Saturday, December 18, 2010 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. If you’ve been paying attention to the weather up here, you might have noticed that we haven’t gotten a big storm since the rain event about a week ago. […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 15, 2010
Printable Advisory Posted: 8:15, Wednesday, December 15, 2010 This is an early season GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY.  Use of the 5-scale danger rating system will begin when conditions warrant.  A General Advisory is issued when instabilities are isolated within the entire forecast area. However, it is important to realize that avalanche activity may occur within these locations […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 12, 2010
 Printable Advisory Posted: 8:15a.m., Sunday, December 12, 2010 This is an early season GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY. Use of the 5-scale danger rating system will begin when conditions warrant. A General Advisory is issued when instabilities are isolated within the entire forecast area. However, it is important to realize that avalanche activity may occur before the […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 10, 2010
Printable Advisory Posted: 8:15a.m., Friday, December 10, 2010 This is an early season GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY. Use of the 5-scale danger rating system will begin when conditions warrant. A General Advisory is issued when instabilities are isolated within the entire forecast area. However, it is important to realize that avalanche activity may occur before the […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 7, 2010
Printable advisory Posted: 7:45 a.m., Tuesday, December 7, 2010 This is an early season GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY. A General Advisory is issued when instabilities are isolated within the entire forecast area. Use of the 5-scale danger rating system will begin when conditions warrant. Until then new advisories will be issued as needed.  However, it is […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines

Date: December 3, 2010
This is the initial GENERAL AVALANCHE ADVISORY for the 2010-2011 season.  Frankly, it’s about time isn’t it!  Use of the 5-scale danger rating system will begin when conditions warrant. Until then new advisories will be issued as needed. A General Advisory is issued when instabilities are isolated within the entire forecast area. However it’s important […]

The Slow Start to Winter

Date: November 23, 2010
It’s been almost a month since we last wrote and it sure has been a slow start to the winter season.  We have seen a light showing of early winter here and there with cold air and white out conditions, but we’ve also had a fair amount of warm weather dominate in between.  During the […]

Winter 2010-2011 is coming soon!

Date: October 26, 2010
For those of you who have been watching, reading, and checking out our early season advisories over the years you’ll probably recognize these October words: “Well here we go again! Another winter is upon us!” And if you’re reading this before November 1st CONGRATULATIONS YOU ARE A CERTIFIABLE AVALANCHE JUNKIE!  In mid October the mountain […]