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


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Recent Observations

Date Region Location
02/17/24 Douglas Island Observation: Backside of Troy
02/16/24 Douglas Island Observation: Hogsback
02/15/24 Douglas Island Observation: Dan Moller
02/11/24 Douglas Island Observation: Wedding Bowl
02/11/24 Douglas Island Avalanche: Mt Troy – same slide previously reported
02/11/24 Douglas Island Avalanche: Mt. Troy, Troy Chutes
02/10/24 Douglas Island Observation: Fish Creek Knob NE
02/10/24 Douglas Island Avalanche: Backside of Showboat
02/04/24 Douglas Island Observation: Mt. Troy
02/03/24 Douglas Island Observation: Troy

Current Juneau Weather

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Today: Snow showers.  High near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Snow Showers


Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Snow Showers

Sunday: Isolated snow showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Northeast wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Isolated Snow
Showers then
Mostly Sunny
Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 11. Northeast wind around 15 mph.
Mostly Clear


Monday: Sunny, with a high near 15. Northeast wind around 15 mph.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Partly Cloudy
then Chance

Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Snow Likely

Tuesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Snow Likely


Wednesday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 23.
Chance Snow

Hi 30 °F Lo 22 °F Hi 26 °F Lo 11 °F Hi 15 °F Lo 10 °F Hi 18 °F Lo 14 °F Hi 23 °F