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Avalanche Advisory for Monday, February 27, 2017

This advisory expires at Midnight.  Huntington Ravine and Tuckerman Ravine have LOW avalanche danger. Natural and human-triggered avalanches are unlikely. The Little Headwall has returned to being a waterfall.  AVALANCHE PROBLEM: Night before last, 2” or so of new snow created thin wind slabs in lee terrain. An inch or so of new snow may […]

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NEWS FROM MWAC

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Harbingers of Spring

At the start of last week, the snow depth at Hermit Lake was 209cm. This morning, the height of snow (HS) is down to 163. This is a significant drop. In my mind, two things above Hermit Lake are signs that spring is on its way. The first is when the Little Headwall reopens and […]

Thursday, March 2

Support Your Local Avalanche Center

Join the Mount Washington Avalanche Center this Thursday, March 2 as we head to Portland, Maine for an evening of raffles, giveaways, and stoke. Allspeed Cyclery and Snow and Friends of Tuckerman Ravine are hosting the party. Doors open at 6:30pm. Ski the East will be there along with their star of the Working for the Weekend films, Ben Leoni. Frank will be updating the crowd about MWAC and Helon and Ryan will be there answering any questions you’ve ever wanted to ask your forecasters. We’re very excited to be a part of the community and look forward to seeing you at the party!