Avalanche Forecast Archives

2012 – 2013 Season

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday, 2-24-2013

Date: February 24, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 24, 2013. Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines will have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger today. Dangerous avalanche conditions exist. Careful snowpack evaluation, cautious route finding, and conservative decision making are essential. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The only exceptions to this rating are the Lower Snowfields and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday 2-23-2013

Date: February 23, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 23, 2013. Tuckerman Ravine has MODERATE and LOW avalanche danger. The Sluice, Lip, and Center Bowl have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely except […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, February 22, 2013

Date: February 22, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 22, 2013. Tuckerman Ravine has MODERATE and LOW avalanche danger.  The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and the Chute have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall have Low […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday February 21, 2013

Date: February 21, 2013
Expires at Midnight Thursday 2-21-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has CONSIDERABLE, MODERATE and LOW avalanche danger.  Right Gully, the Sluice, Lip and Center Bowl 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 Lobsterclaw, the […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday February 20th, 2013

Date: February 20, 2013
This advisory expires at midnight 2-20-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has HIGH, CONSIDERABLE, and MODERATE avalanche danger.  The Sluice, 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. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended.  The Lobsterclaw, Right Gully, Left Gully […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Date: February 19, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 19, 2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Right Gully, the Lip, and Center Bowl have Moderate avalanche hazard.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Lobster Claw, Chute, Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, the Little Headwall, and Lower Snowfields have Low avalanche hazard. […]

Avalanche Advisory Monday 2-18-2013

Date: February 18, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 18, 2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Considerable, Moderate, and Low avalanche danger. Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. Lobster Claw, Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, and the Lower Snowfields have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday, February 17, 2013

Date: February 17, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 17, 2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Considerable, Moderate and Low avalanche danger. Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, Chute, and Left Gully have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. Lobster Claw, Hillmans Highway and Lower Snowfields have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday 2-16-2013

Date: February 16, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, February 16, 2013 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. The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, the Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, 2-15-2013

Date: February 15, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, Friday 2-15-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger.  Lobster Claw, Right Gully, Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely.  Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and Chute have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, February 14, 2013

Date: February 14, 2013
This advisory expires at Midnight, Thursday 2-14-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has LOW and MODERATE avalanche danger.  Hillman’s Highway, Lower Snowfields, the Little Headwall and Lobster Claw have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Right Gully, Sluice, Lip, Center Headwall, Chute and Left Gully have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday February 13, 2013

Date: February 13, 2013
This advisory expires at Midnight Wednesday 2-13-2013 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  Heightened avalanche conditions exist on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully to identify features of concern. Over the past couple of days the summit received 5.1” (12.5cm) of […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 2-12-2013

Date: February 12, 2013
Expires at 12:00 midnight, February 12, 2013. All forecast areas of Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines will have Considerable avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The only exceptions to the Considerable rating are the Lower Snowfields and the Little Headwall, which have Low avalanche danger. In these areas, natural avalanches are unlikely and […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, February 11, 2013

Date: February 11, 2013
Expires at midnight 2-11-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has MODERATE and CONSDERABLE avalanche danger. All forecast areas have Considerable avalanche danger except the Little Headwall and the Lower Snowfields which have Moderate danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely in Hillmans Highway, Left Gully, Chute, Center Headwall, Sluice, Right Gully and Lobster Claw. […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday February 10, 2013

Date: February 10, 2013
Expires at midnight 2-10-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has LOW, MODERATE and CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  The Lobsterclaw and Right Gully have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. The Sluice, Lip, and Center Bowl have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The Chute, Left […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday Feburary 09, 2013

Date: February 9, 2013
Expires at Midnight Saturday 2-09-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has EXTREME and HIGH avalanche danger.  The Lobster Claw, Right Gully, the Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, and the Chute have Extreme avalanche danger.  Avalanches are certain.  Avalanche terrain, which includes run out paths, should be avoided. Left Gully, Hillmans Highway, and the Lower Snowfields have High avalanche danger […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday 1-31-2013

Date: January 31, 2013
Expires midnight 1-31-2013 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have HIGH avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are likely and human triggered avalanches are very likely.  Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Ever feel like a yo-yo?  If you have felt that up and down sensation viciously repeating itself then you know how the mountain feels right now.  […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday, 1-30-2013

Date: January 30, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-30-2013 Tuckerman Ravine will have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger today.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. Huntington Ravine will have MODERATE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Expect an increasing avalanche danger today.  Boy is there a lot to talk about today so […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 1-29-2013

Date: January 29, 2013
Expires at 12:00 midnight 1-29-2013. Tuckerman Ravine currently has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  The Lip has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The rest of the forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine currently has Low avalanche […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, January 28, 2013

Date: January 28, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-28-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  The Lip has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The rest of the forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine has Low avalanche danger. Natural […]

Avalanche Advisory for January 27, 2013

Date: January 27, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-27-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Center Headwall and the Lip have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely but human triggered avalanches are possible. The rest of the forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for unstable snow […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday, January 26, 2013

Date: January 26, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-26-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Sluice and the Lip have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely but human triggered avalanches are possible. The rest of forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for unstable snow on isolated terrain features. Huntington […]

Avalanche Advisory for January 25, 2013

Date: January 25, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-25-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Sluice and the Lip have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely but human triggered avalanches are possible. The rest of forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Watch for unstable snow on isolated […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday 1-24-2013

Date: January 24, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-24-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Right Gully, The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, Chute, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and Little Headwall have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered […]

Avalanche Advisory for Wednesday 1-23-2013

Date: January 23, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-23-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate and Low avalanche danger.  Right Gully, The Sluice, Lip, Center Bowl, Chute, Left Gully, and Hillman’s Highway have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. Lobster Claw, the Lower Snowfields, and Little Headwall have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered […]

Avalanche Advisory for Tuesday, 1-22-2013

Date: January 22, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, January 22, 2013 Tuckerman Ravine has 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. Right Gully, Left Gully, and Hillmans Highway have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human […]

Avalanche Advisory for Monday, 1-21-2013

Date: January 21, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, January 21, 2013 Tuckerman Ravine has Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible. The only exceptions to this are the Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall which have Low avalanche danger. Natural and human triggered avalanches are unlikely. Huntington Ravine has Moderate and Low […]

Avalanche Advisory for Sunday 1-20-2013

Date: January 20, 2013
This advisory expires at 12:00 midnight, January 20, 2013 All forecast areas of Tuckerman Ravine have Moderate avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are unlikely and human triggered avalanches are possible.  The only exceptions to this rating are the Lower Snowfields and Little Headwall, which have Low avalanche danger. In these two locations, natural and human triggered […]

Avalanche Advisory for Saturday 1-19-2013

Date: January 19, 2013
Expires at Midnight 1-19-2013 Tuckerman and Huntington Ravines have CONSIDERABLE avalanche danger.  Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. Dangerous avalanche conditions exist which require careful snowpack evaluation.  Cautious route finding and conservative decision-making is essential.  The forecasted 1-3” of new snow today is already getting close to being exceeded as of […]

Avalanche Advisory for Friday, January 18, 2013

Date: January 18, 2013
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. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully to identify features of concern. Lobster Claw, Left Gully, Hillman’s Highway, Lower Snowfields, and the Little Headwall have Low […]