About the Forecast
The Mount Washington Avalanche Center (MWAC) produces daily avalanche forecasts for a forecast area of approximately 106 square miles (67,840 Acres) and is comprised of regions on the White Mountain National Forest and NH State Parks.
Field-based avalanche forecasters, analyze snow observations from across the area combined with weather forecast guidance to create a forecast. Daily avalanche forecasts are issued every day at 7 am.
Avalanche and snowpack information comes in from MWAC forecasters, public observations, avalanche professionals, AMC Caretakers, Harvard Cabin Caretakers and Randolph Mountain Club Caretakers on a daily basis.