Alerts & Notices

Your Safety is Important to Us

Please take a few moments to read through the current alerts and notices of the Alaska Region. Because of the large land base covered by Alaska’s National Forests, many unforeseen dangers present unpredictable challenges for our visitors. We do our best to post the latest information, however safety is your responsibility. Before venturing out, please contact the nearest Forest Service office for recent information on alerts, advisories, notices and closures.


Forest Alerts

Chugach National Forest 
Tongass National Forest


Fire or Emergency Conditions


Avalanche & Fire Advisories

Alaska Department of Transportation

National Weather Service Information