Entries by Frank Carus

Weekend Update NEW SNOW and of course NEW INSTABILITY

As unlikely as it seems if you were in the valley, another 7.2″ of snow was recorded on the summit on Thursday.   The shot of snow was sorely needed following an inch of rain that fell on Wednesday. Thursdays mix of graupel and large stellars brings us up to 19″ of snow for the month.  A […]

Avalanche Advisory for Thursday, March 14, 2013

Expires at midnight Thursday, 3-14-2013 Tuckerman Ravine has CONSIDERABLE and MODERATE avalanche danger today.  The Sluice, the Lip Center Bowl have Considerable avalanche danger. Natural avalanches are possible and human triggered avalanches are likely. All other forecast areas in Tuckerman Ravine have Moderate avalanche danger with the exception of the Little Headwall which has Low […]