Avalanche Forecast Archives

2011 – 2012 Season

General Advisory for Monday, May 28, 2012

Date: May 28, 2012
This is the final advisory for the 2011-2012 season. This General Advisory will be in effect until complete melt out later this summer. Certain hazards will persist in the ravine until complete melt out; please read below if you are heading into Tuckerman Ravine. The potential consequences can range from minor to severe, but remember that […]

General Advisory for Saturday, May 26, 2012

Date: May 26, 2012
Unless updated this advisory expires at midnight, Monday, 5-28-2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. A general advisory will […]

General Advisory for Wednesday, 5-23-2012

Date: May 23, 2012
Unless updated this advisory expires at midnight, Friday 5-25-2012 This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. A general advisory will […]

General Advisory for Sunday, 5-20-2012

Date: May 20, 2012
Unless updated, this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Tuesday, May 22, 2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. A […]

General Advisory for Saturday 5-19-2012

Date: May 19, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours.  Unless updated this advisory expires at midnight Monday, 5-21-2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new advisory will […]

General Advisory for Wednesday 5-16-2012

Date: May 16, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrent or within 72 hours.  Unless updated this advisory expires at midnight Friday, 5-18-2012.  This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new advisory will […]

General Advisory for Sunday, 5-13-2012

Date: May 13, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. Unless updated this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Tuesday, May 15, 2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new […]

General Advisory for Saturday, 5-12-2011

Date: May 12, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. Unless updated this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Sunday, May 13, 2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new […]

General Advisory for Friday 5-11-2012

Date: May 11, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. Unless updated this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Sunday, May 13, 2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new […]

General Advisory for 5-8-2012

Date: May 8, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrant or within 72 hours. Unless updated this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Thursday, May 10, 2012. This is a late-season General Advisory for Tuckerman and Huntington Ravine. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain under a general advisory. A new […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday 5-06-2012

Date: May 6, 2012
A new advisory will be issued when conditions warrent or within 72 hours. Unless updated this advisory expires at 12:00 midnight Tuesady, May 8, 2012. We are done using the U.S. 5 scale danger rating system for the remainder of the season. The 5 scale (low thru extreme) system will be reinstated next season when needed. […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday 5-5-2012

Date: May 5, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Saturday 5-5-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 5-4-2012

Date: May 4, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Friday 5-4-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, 5-03-2012

Date: May 3, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Thursday 5-03-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday, 5-02-2012

Date: May 2, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Wednesday 5-02-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and […]

Avalanche Advisory for 05-01-2012

Date: May 1, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, May 1, 2012. Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, 4-30-2012

Date: April 30, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 30, 2012. Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger. The Chute has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. All other forecasted areas have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. Huntington Ravine […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday, 4-29-2012

Date: April 29, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 29, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger. The Chute has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully to identify features of concern.  All other forecasted areas have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, 4-28-2012

Date: April 28, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 28, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully to identify features of concern. Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 4-27-2012

Date: April 27, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 27, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, 4-26-2012

Date: April 26, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Thursday 4-26-2012. Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until it all […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday, 4-25-2012

Date: April 25, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Wednesday 4-25-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until it all […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 4-24-2012

Date: April 24, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 24, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, 4-23-2012

Date: April 23, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 23, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday 4-22-2012

Date: April 22, 2012
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, April 22, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, 4-21-2012

Date: April 21, 2012
This Advisory expires at midnight Saturday April 21, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features.   Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 4-20-2012

Date: April 20, 2012
This Advisory expires at midnight, Friday 4-20-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. There is a possibility of isolated wet point releases/sluffing induced by human travelers and icefall triggers. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, 4-19-2012

Date: April 19, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Thursday 4-19-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. There is a possibility of isolated wet point releases/sluffing induced by human travelers and icefall triggers. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday, 4-18-2012

Date: April 18, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Wednesday 4-18-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features.  Expect the possibility of wet point releases/sluffing induced by human travelers and icefall triggers. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 4-17-2012

Date: April 17, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, April 17, 2012  Tuckerman Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine is under a General Advisory. You will need to do your own snow stability assessments when using avalanche terrain in Huntington. A danger of falling ice exists, and will persist until it […]