Mt Hood

Issued: 11:05 AM PST Monday, May 5, 2014
by Dennis D'Amico

The next Avalanche and Weather Weekend Outlook will be issued the afternoon of Thursday, May 8th.  

Please note that regularly scheduled mountain weather and avalanche forecasts for the past winter season have ended.  However, weather and snow conditions will continue to be monitored at the Northwest Avalanche Center with the information that remains available.  Additional forecasts or special statements will be issued according to the criteria and schedule given here.


This Backcountry Avalanche Forecast is provided in conjunction with the US Forest Service, and is intended for personal and recreational purposes only. Safe backcountry travel requires preparation and planning, and this information may be used for planning purposes but does not provide all the information necessary for backcountry travel. Advanced avalanche education is strongly encouraged.

The user acknowledges that it is impossible to accurately predict natural events such as avalanches in every instance, and the accuracy or reliability of the data provided here is not guaranteed in any way. This forecast describes general avalanche conditions and local variations will always occur. This forecast expires 24 hours after the posted time unless noted otherwise.