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
11/30/22 Douglas Island Observation: High Point above Heavenly
11/27/22 Douglas Island Observation: Backside
11/13/22 Douglas Island Avalanche: Eaglecrest, steep chutes
11/05/22 Juneau Mainland Avalanche: Snowslide Gulch, Gold Creek
11/05/22 Douglas Island Avalanche: EASY BOWL center of Drifter
11/05/22 Douglas Island Avalanche: Eaglecrest
11/05/22 Douglas Island Avalanche: Troy
11/05/22 Douglas Island Observation: Troy Summit Bowl (North Aspect)
11/05/22 Douglas Island Avalanche: Troy
11/04/22 Douglas Island Observation: Eaglecrest near faa tower

Current Juneau Weather

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This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northeast wind around 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Scattered
Snow Showers
Tonight

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 11. Northeast wind 30 to 35 mph.
Decreasing
Clouds
Saturday

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 14. Northeast wind around 30 mph.
Sunny

Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 20 to 25 mph.
Mostly Clear

Sunday

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 11. North wind 20 to 25 mph.
Partly Sunny

Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 10. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Mostly Cloudy
then Snow
Likely
Monday

Monday: Snow before 3pm, then rain and snow.  High near 23. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Snow then
Rain/Snow
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Rain/Snow
then Snow
Tuesday

Tuesday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Snow

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