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Nov 20th, 2016    Public Observer
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Nov 21st, 2016    Heather Thamm
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Nov 20th, 2016    Johnston-Bloom / Moderow
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Announcements

On Saturday, March 23rd from 12-2pm swing by the Turnagain Pass motorized parking lot and meet the CNFAIC avalanche forecasters, bring and test your avalanche rescue gear, ask questions and learn about the history of Turnagain Pass and the avalanche center. We'll even have a few beacons buried so you can test your skills before heading into the hills!
Turnagain Advisory
Wednesday, March 20th 2019
The avalanche danger will rise to HIGH today and large to very large natural avalanches will become likely. Very warm temperatures, heavy precipitation with a rising rain/snow line and strong winds will impact the region. Travel in avalanche terrain is not recommended. Avalanches have the potential to be very deep and dangerous.  PORTAGE VALLEY:  Travel in runout zones from avalanches including venturing along and past the Byron Glacier Trail continues to be not recommended. Very large avalanches have been observed in Portage over the past few days and are expected to continue with this next round of active weather.  SUMMIT LAKE (& INTERIOR EASTERN KENAI MTS):  Extra caution is advised. Large human triggered avalanches remain likely. Avalanches have the potential to release in ol …
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Summit Weekly Summary
Tuesday, October 30th 2018
ARCHIVED ADVISORY - Advisories expire after 24 hours.
Summaries for the Summit Lake region on the Kenai are no longer being issued. Information regarding Summit Lake will be included in the Turnagain Pass Avalanche Advisory.  …
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