The man, 57-year-old Keith Huss of Soldotna, was identified by the State Medical Examiner’s office, Alaska State Troopers reported Friday. Turnagain Pass saw 2-2.5′ with 1-1.5′ in the Summit Lake area. Patchy freezing fog. Lows in the lower to mid 50s. Source: The Turnagain Arm, Anchorage, AK weather data displayed above is derived from the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric). Get the forecast for today, tonight & tomorrow's weather for Girdwood, AK. Southeast wind 15 Mph except southeast 15 to 30 Mph along Turnagain arm and higher Elevations. 2020-November-28 National Water and Climate Center; To Obtain the Daily Normals for the Period 1981-2010: Daily Snow Water Equivalent Medians; Daily Accumulated Precipitation Averages Snow likely. Plan you week with the help of our 10-day weather forecasts and weekend weather predictions for Portage Glacier, Alaska . This is the webcam overview page for Turnagain Pass in Alaska, United States. Current conditions, warnings and historical records South wind 10 to 15 mph. Temperatures were in the high 30°Fs and low 40°Fs at sea level and high 20°Fs in the Alpine. Status of riding areas across the Chugach NF is managed by the Glacier and Seward Ranger Districts, not avalanche center staff. This is a general backcountry avalanche advisory issued for Turnagain Arm with Turnagain Pass as the core advisory area. Lows 5 to 15. Please try another search. Snow will primarily impact the gulf coast and the Kenai Peninsula during the day on Thursday before spreading into Anchorage and the Mat-Su regions late Thursday evening into Friday morning. In Summit Lake we have also found a layer of buried surface hoar in protected areas that may also be an issue. Provides up to the minute traffic and transit information for Alaska. In addition, rain fell to around 2000′ (maybe higher). Snow and rain in the evening then rain after midnight. Girdwood Valley at 1,700′:  1.5″ of water equivalent, roughly 1-2′ above treeline. An additional 8-10″ is expected through the day at Turnagain Pass. Turnagain Pass open to motorized use as of Wednesday 11/25. Riding area questions contact:, Subscribe to Turnagain PassAvalanche Forecast by Email. View the real time traffic map with travel times, traffic accident details, traffic cameras and other road conditions. This advisory does not apply to highways, railroads or operating ski areas. Highs 15 to 20. Terms such as "unlikely", "likely", and "certain" are used to define the scale, with the chance of triggering or observing Deep Persistent Slabs are typically hard to trigger, are very destructive and dangerous due to the large mass of snow involved, and can persist for months once developed. Overnight rain/snow showers, elevated easterly winds and warm temperatures continued. Air quality and pollution data is derived from the EPA (United States Environmental Protection Agency). 1-Day 3-Day 5-Day Highs 15 to 25. ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - High winds, with rain and snow will push through southern Alaska through the weekend. As temperatures drop rain/snowline will come down from around 2000′ to sea level. Tomorrow: Skies are forecast to be partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers, temperatures in the teens and 20°Fs and light southwest winds. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. 000 SXUS41 PAFC 290104 RECAER Southcentral Alaska Mountain Forecast NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Anchorage AK 404 PM AKST Sat Nov 28 2020 The Eastern Turnagain Arm Mountain Forecast covers the mountains (above 1000 ft) surrounding eastern Turnagain Arm...including Alyeska Resort and Turnagain Pass. Photograph is of the Turnagain Pass SNOTEL site. Main Menu WindAlert Logo Search Winds were easterly blowing 15-25 mph gusting into the 40s and 50s. The avalanche danger is CONSIDERABLE for all elevations.  In the last 48 hours there has been heavy snow, rain and strong winds. hypothetical objects located in the avalanche track (AAA 2016, CAA 2014). The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning from 3 p.m. Wednesday through early Thursday. DAY 1: Sunburst Mountain, Turnagain Pass, -16ºF. If venturing out today in the soggy mountains caution is advised. Human triggered slab avalanches are likely on slopes 30° and steeper and will increase in likelihood with elevation. Monday Night A weather system will slowly lift northward from the Alaska Peninsula. There was heavy rain at times in Seward and Portage. Clear. The most common persistent weak layers involved in deep, persistent slabs are depth hoar or facets surrounding a deeply buried crust.