Coastal Alaska Avalanche Center

Based in Juneau, Alaska, the Coastal Alaska Avalanche Center (CAAC) promotes public avalanche education and awareness through observations and public outreach.

The Coastal Alaska Avalanche Center (CAAC) is a non-profit organization based in Juneau, Alaska that promotes avalanche safety and accident prevention to the general public. The CAAC is governed by a volunteer board of directors who include avalanche professionals, mountain rescue professionals, and avid backcountry users. If you would like to help the CAAC or have any questions we can be reached at info@coastalakavalanche.org.

   

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Recent Observations

Date Region Location
05/19/21 Douglas Island Observation: Ben Stewart Bunny Toe Pass
05/01/21 Douglas Island Observation: Hogs SFB
04/28/21 Douglas Island Observation: Pittman’s ridge
04/28/21 Douglas Island Avalanche: Pittman’s Ridge West Bowl
04/25/21 Douglas Island Observation: Banana chute, false troy
04/16/21 Juneau Mainland Observation: Flume
04/15/21 Juneau Mainland Observation: Flume
04/13/21 Douglas Island Avalanche: Jennifer’s (skiers left of Tugboat Alley), Eaglecrest
04/09/21 Douglas Island Avalanche: Showboat
04/08/21 Douglas Island Observation: Fish Creek Knob

Current Juneau Weather

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Overnight

Overnight: Rain.  Low around 48. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Rain
Friday

Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Rain Likely
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Rain Likely
Saturday

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Mostly Cloudy
Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Mostly Cloudy
Sunday

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunny
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Mostly Clear
Monday

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunny
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Mostly Clear
Lo 48 °F Hi 51 °F Lo 48 °F Hi 63 °F Lo 48 °F Hi 66 °F Lo 48 °F Hi 64 °F Lo 46 °F