Avalanche Forecast Archives

2011 – 2012 Season

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, 2-16-2012

Date: February 16, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, February 16, 2012 Tuckerman Ravine and Huntington Ravine have LOW avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. The Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when conditions warrant. This morning it is […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 2-15-2012

Date: February 15, 2012
Expires at midnight, Wednesday 2-15-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have LOW avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. The Lower Snowfields and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when conditions warrant.  A foreboding sky over […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 2-14-2012

Date: February 14, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight, Tuesday 2-14-2012  Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have LOW avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. The Lower Snowfields and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when conditions warrant.  After 5 […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, 2-13-2012

Date: February 13, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 2-13-2012  All forecast areas of Tuckerman Ravine have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Please read the discussion below for more information about the danger rating today. The Lower Snowfields and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday, 2-12-2012

Date: February 12, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 2-12-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both CONSIDERABLE and MODERATE avalanche danger.  The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, 2-11-2012

Date: February 11, 2012
Expires at Midnight Saturday 2-11-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The Lower Snowfields and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when conditions warrant.  Today’s avalanche forecast is mostly based […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 2-10-2012

Date: February 10, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 2-10-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger.  The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, 2-09-2012

Date: February 9, 2012
Advisory expires at midnight Thursday 2-09-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both 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 except in isolated terrain features. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 2-08-2012

Date: February 8, 2012
Expires at midnight Wednesday, 2-08-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger. The Lobster Claw, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 2-7-2012

Date: February 7, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 2-7-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both 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 except in isolated terrain features. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, 2-6-2012

Date: February 6, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 2-6-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has both 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 except in isolated terrain features. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches […]

Avalanche Advisory for Superbowl Sunday 2-5-2012

Date: February 5, 2012
Tuckerman Ravine has both LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger.  The Lobster Claw, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features.  All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Moderate avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  Heightened avalanche […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, 2-4-2012

Date: February 4, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Saturday 2-04-2012  Tuckerman Ravine has CONSIDERABLE and MODERATE avalanche danger. The 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. Included […]

Avalanche Advisory Friday 2-03-2012

Date: February 3, 2012
This advisory expires at Midnight Friday 2-03-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has MODERATE and LOW avalanche danger.  The 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 except […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday 2-2-2012

Date: February 2, 2012
  Expires 12:00 midnight Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when warranted. As anticipated Wednesday turned out […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 2-1-2012

Date: February 1, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Wednesday 2-1-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has HIGH and CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  The Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have High avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely.  Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist and travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. This includes runout paths of avalanche […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday 1-31-2012

Date: January 31, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 1-31-2012 All forecasted areas of Tuckerman Ravine have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when warranted. Huntington Ravine has […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday 1-30-2012

Date: January 30, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 1-30-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The only exception to this is Right Gully which has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday 1-29-2012

Date: January 29, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 1-29-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Considerable and Moderate avalanche danger. The Lip and Center Bowl have Considerable danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. All other forecast areas have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday 1-28-2012

Date: January 28, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, 1-28-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger. Right Gully, the 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. Watch for unstable snow […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday 1-27-2012

Date: January 27, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Friday 1-27-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have HIGH avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely.  Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist and travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. This includes runout paths of avalanche activity such as the fan in Huntington and the […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday 1-26-2012

Date: January 26, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Thursday 1-26-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger today. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated features. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when warranted.  […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 1-25-2012

Date: January 25, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Wednesday 1-25-2012. Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have LOW avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except in isolated terrain features. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when warranted.  […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday 1-24-2012

Date: January 24, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Tuesday 1-24-2012. Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have Low avalanche danger today. Natural avalanches and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when warranted; however, you should […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday 1-23-2012

Date: January 23, 2012
This advisory expires at midnight Monday 1-23-2012. All forecasted areas of Tuckerman Ravine will have HIGH avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.  The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday 1-22-2012

Date: January 22, 2012
This advisory expires at Midnight Sunday 1-22-2012 Tuckerman Ravine has MODERATE and CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  The Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Considerable avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  Dangerous avalanche conditions exist.  Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route finding and conservative decision making is essential. Right Gully, the Sluice, […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, 1-21-2012

Date: January 21, 2012
Expires at Midnight Saturday 1-21-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely.  Dangerous avalanche conditions exist.  Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route finding and conservative decision making is essential. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 1-20-2012

Date: January 20, 2012
Expires at Midnight  Friday 1-20-2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have HIGH avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely.  Very dangerous avalanche conditions exist and travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. This includes runout paths of avalanche activity such as the fan in Huntington and the floor of Tuckerman […]

Avalanche Advisory Thursday 1-19-2012

Date: January 19, 2012
Expires 12:00 midnight, January 19, 2012 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have LOW avalanche danger.  Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely EXCEPT IN ISOLATED TERRAIN FEATURES. The Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall are not posted due to an overall lack of snow. Forecasts for these locations will begin when conditions warrant. […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 1-18-2012

Date: January 18, 2012
This advisory expires tonight at midnight. Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger. The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Right Gully, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Lobster […]