Links

Alaska Avalanche Forecast and Advisory Centers

Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center

Hatcher Pass Avalanche Center

Juneau Avalanche Forecast Center

Valdez Avalanche Center

Cordova Avalanche Advisory


Weather Information and Forecasts

NOAA – National Weather Service, Anchorage

ARSC Weather Modeling – UAF Modeling Group

Modus Visible Satellite Imagery – NASA Near Real Time Images

Archived ROAB Data - University of Wyoming Atmospheric Sounding 

Alaska Dept. Transportation Road Weather Information System (RWIS) - Road Conditions and Camera Information

MesoWest Surface Weather Maps – Interactive Surface Maps

MountainWeather.com (alaska) – Free and Purchasable Forecasting Service

NOAA Fairbanks Office – Mt. McKinley Forecast may through July only. Mid-Tropospheric winds, air temperatures.

CNFAIC Weather –  Weather station data for Turnagain, Anchorage, and Hatcher Pass

NRSC – Alaska Snow, Water and Climate Services

Earth System Research Laboratory (Division of NOAAA) – Reanalysis Data Sets

NWS Training Website – Online School for Weather


Avalanche Resources 

American Avalanche Association

Canadian Avalanche Association

Avalanche.org


Books and Printed Material

Practical Mountain Weather: A Guide for Hikers, Climbers and Skiers - Online Book

Snow, Weather, and Avalanches: Observational Guidelines for Avalanche Programs in the United States (SWAG) – PDF or Print

ABC's of Avalanche Safety – Print

Mountain Weather – PDF or Print