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Avalanche Forecast
Avalanche risk Turnagain Pass
Issued Sat, April 25th, 2020
A current avalanche forecast has not been issued.
ARCHIVED FORECAST - All forecasts expire after 24 hours from the posting date/time.
Recent Observations
Date Region Location
10/07/20 Hatcher Pass Observation: Snowbird Glacier; Nunatak
09/29/20 Observation: Lane Glacier Area
09/23/20 Hatcher Pass Observation: Snowbird Glacier
05/06/20 Girdwood Avalanche: Upper Crow Creek Road
05/06/20 Turnagain Avalanche: Pastoral Peak, north face
04/25/20 Hatcher Pass Avalanche: arc angel valley
04/25/20 Hatcher Pass Avalanche: Top of the world
04/19/20 Hatcher Pass Avalanche: Goldmint
04/18/20 Chugach State Park Avalanche: Harp Mountain
04/18/20 Girdwood Avalanche: Several avalanches near Hibbs Peak & near Girdwood
Wed, September 30, 2020
The Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop: going VIRTUAL!
The 2020 Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop is going virtual this fall. Mark your calendars for the afternoon of Friday, November 6th (2-5pm). Details, registration and schedule is coming soon at
Tue, June 23, 2020
CNFAIC is hiring an avalanche forecaster!
The Chugach National Forest, Glacier Ranger District is currently seeking applicants for a GS1341-07 Meteorological Technician (CNFAIC Avalanche Specialist). This is a full-time  seasonal position with a minimum 5 month guaranteed tour between November and April. The duty station is located in Girdwood, AK. The vacancy announcement will be advertised as a DEMO announcement (all candidates) and will be posted at All potential applicants who respond to this outreach will be sent the link to the vacancy announcement when...
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Upcoming Events
October 22 @ 6:00 pm
HUCK YEAH! – Drive-in Movie at South HighSouth High School parking lot
HUCK YEAH! Join us for the Alaska premiere of MSP’s new ski film! TRAILER: WHAT: HUCK YEAH! Drive-in movie DATE: THURSDAY, October 22, 2020 TIME: Showtimes 6:30 pm & 8:30 pm WHERE: South Anchorage High School parking lot. HOW MUCH: $50 per car. (2~3 people per car, additional guests suggested donation $10 at the door). PURCHASE TICKETS: Thank you...
November 6 @ 2:00 pm
2020 Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop
The 2020 Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop is going virtual this fall! Join us on Zoom Friday, November 6th  from 2-5pm. Registration, schedule, and other details coming soon at
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