New Zealand Mountan Safety Council


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Current avalanche advisory
High Alpine

Above 2000 meters


1000 to 2000 meters

Sub Alpine

Below 1000 meters

Avalanche Danger Scale
Avalanche Danger Scale
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No rating insufficient information

No rating insufficient information
There is insufficient information available to establish a danger rating. This may be due to a lack of personnel in the area in early or late season or during a prolonged storm period. Avalanche conditions may exist and a conservative approach should be taken if travelling in Alpine terrain. Use a conservative approach and try to seek current conditions from a local source; Plan your trip, Discuss your intentions with someone, Check the weather, Know how to recognise when you are in Avalanche terrain and Carry appropriate safety equipment.

Mountain Weather

Mountain Weather

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

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