Avalanche Forecast
Avalanche risk Turnagain Pass
Issued Thu, December 5th, 2019
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
12/04/19 Hatcher Pass Observation: IM to Rae Wallace to Presidents
12/04/19 Turnagain Observation: Sunburst
12/04/19 Chugach State Park Observation: O’Malley Gully and Peak 3
12/03/19 Girdwood Observation: Max’s Treeline
12/03/19 Summit Observation: The Hall of the Mountain King
12/03/19 Hatcher Pass Observation: Marmot
12/03/19 Turnagain Observation: HIppy Bowl
12/03/19 Summit Observation: Tenderfoot Ridge
12/02/19 Hatcher Pass Avalanche: Marmot West Rib/Eldorado Gully/”Point 40″ (BrownFrownTown)
12/02/19 Seward Observation: Seward/Lost Lake Area
Tue, November 05, 2019
What? A new website!?
That's right! You may have noticed there's a fresh new look and features on the CNFAIC website. Even more exciting is how easy and mobile friendly it is. We have been working to kick off winter 19/20 with this big web 'revamp' and we're very proud to show it off! What's new? WEATHER STATION MAP! See where each station is located and click for a quick look at the hourly data. WEATHER Page find the popular 'weather station list' for...
Tue, October 01, 2019
Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop scheduled for Nov 8th, 2019
Mark your calendars for Friday, November 8th! The 7th Annual SAAW (Southcentral Alaska Avalanche Workshop) will be again starting off our winter season. Guest speakers will include Ken Wylie from Canada and Jamie Yount from the Colorado Department of Transportation. Details found at the workshop website:  akavalancheworkshop.org.
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Upcoming Events
December 9 @ 7:00 pm
Avalanche Awareness Chat – Blue & Gold BoardshopBlue & Gold Boardshop
Join CNFAIC Forecaster Aleph Johnston-Bloom at Blue & Gold Boardshop Monday, Dec 9th, for an evening avalanche discussion. More details coming soon. ...
December 19 @ 6:00 pm
Avalanche Awareness Chat – Black DiamondBlack Diamond
Join us at Black Diamond for an evening with Chugach Avalanche Info Center forecasters who will be discussing avalanche safety in Turnagain Pass. This FREE event is a great way to catch up on the year’s snow conditions, ask questions, and learn how to play more safely in avalanche terrain this winter. Enjoy snacks, hot...
February 14, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
SNOWBALL 80’s Neon Party with I Like Robots49th State Brewing Co.
For the Love of Snow, Let’s Dance! Valentine’s Day – February 14, 2020. 7-11 pm at 49th State Brewing Co. in Anchorage. I Like Robots will be rockin’ our favorite 80’s tunes! Awesome silent auction and costume contest, so break out your best 80’s fashion and snow gear!   $35 tickets on sale at https://snowball.brownpapertickets.com/...
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