Avalanche Forecast
Avalanche risk Turnagain Pass
Issued Fri, November 25th, 2022
Heightened avalanche conditions on specific terrain features. Evaluate snow and terrain carefully; identify features of concern.
ARCHIVED FORECAST - All forecasts expire after 24 hours from the posting date/time.
Recent Observations
Date Region Location
11/25/22 Turnagain Observation: Sunburst
11/25/22 Girdwood Observation: Ragged Top
11/25/22 Turnagain Observation: Tincan Trees
11/25/22 Turnagain Observation: Tincan
11/24/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Sunnyside/Main Bowl
11/23/22 Hatcher Pass Observation: SW ridge of Marmot
11/23/22 Turnagain Avalanche: Seattle Ridge
11/23/22 Turnagain Observation: Tincan Trees
11/23/22 Turnagain Observation: Tin Can Common Bowl
11/22/22 Summit Observation: Manitoba
Wed, November 23, 2022
The Avalanche Problem Rose
The problem rose is a new addition to our forecasts this season. Many avalanche centers in the lower 48 have been using this tool for a while now, and we are going to try adding it to our toolbox. Our plan is to try using the rose this season, then reassess at the end of the year and decide how well it worked. *We will need your feedback! Please send comments to staff@chugachavalanche.org. The rose is structured by two main...
Mon, November 14, 2022
Southcentral Avalanche Workshop – Recording Posted!
A big THANK YOU to all the wonderful presenters, sponsors, and volunteers at the 2022 Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop!!   The recordings have been posted at: akavalancheworkshop.org. as well as linked below. Check them out - chances are you may know a presenter or two.    Speaker List: Morning Session – link: MORNING PRESENTATIONS1- Avalanche Transceiver InterferenceDoug Latimer and Ivars Finvers, Alpine Club of Canada Lead Winter Guide 2- Change Your Lenses; Cultivating Intellectual HumilityAmy Pertuz, Silverton Mountain Ski Patrol, Guide,...
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January 7, 2023
Avalanche Rescue Skills Practice – Jan 7Glen Alps
The Anchorage Nordic Ski Patrol, with help from the Chugach NF Avalanche Center, will be providing a FREE of charge avalanche rescue clinic at Glen Alps in the Anchorage Front Range. ...
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