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Issued at 19/10/2017 9:01pm. Valid till 22/10/2017 6pm

Ohau

Mountain
Current avalanche advisory
High Alpine

Above 2000 meters

Alpine

1000 to 2000 meters

Sub Alpine

Below 1000 meters

Avalanche Danger Scale
Avalanche Danger Scale
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Primary Avalanche Danger

Dangerous Aspects
high
Danger Rose
1
Highest Danger Rating
Likelihood
indicator
gauge
Certain
Likely
Unlikely
Size
indicator
gauge
Largest
Small
Trend
indicator
gauge
Increasing
No change
Decreasing
Time of day
clock
Time of day
11am - 3pm
Alpine level
High Alpine: Above 2000m
Alpine: 1000 to 2000m
Low Alpine: Below 1000m
Description:
A low danger of loose wet avalanches exist. As the sun comes it possible to the see some loose wet avalanches on solar (N facing) aspect, care of steeper terrain.

Recent Avalanche Activity

Recent Avalanche Activity
No reports of recent avalanching.

Current Snowpack Conditions

Current Snowpack Conditions
Spring snow. The snowpack is wet in the afternoon with a surface freezing overnight as the skies are clear.

Mountain Weather

Mountain Weather
Fine day tomorrow, winds picking up later tomorrow, freezing level to 3500m


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Sliding Danger

Slide For Life
Time to start taking crampons, axes and ski crampons with you at this time of the year.

Forecast by Jamie Robertson

Avalanche Forecast Regions:
Mountain Safety Council managed websites
Mountainf Safety Council websiteAdventure Smart websiteNew Zealand Avalanche Center