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
11/13/21 Douglas Island Observation: Troy: the Big Lebowski (Main Alley)
11/01/21 Juneau Mainland Observation: Granite Creek Basin
10/31/21 Juneau Mainland Observation: Mount McGinnis
10/28/21 Douglas Island Observation: Mount Jumbo
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

Current Juneau Weather

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Today

Today: Snow showers, mainly after 9am.  High near 26. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Snow Showers

Tonight

Tonight: Snow showers, mainly before midnight.  Low around 23. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
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Monday

Monday: Snow.  High near 26. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow

Monday
Night
Monday Night: Snow.  Low around 26. Southeast wind around 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Snow

Tuesday

Tuesday: Snow.  High near 27. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.
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Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Snow.  Low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
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Wednesday

Wednesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Snow Likely

Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.
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Thursday

Thursday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 26.
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