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Juneau forecast office

National Weather Service
Forecast Office
 8500 Mendenhall Loop Road
Juneau, AK 99801-9218

Juneau forecast office in winter


Main Office

Phone: (907) 790-6800

Fax: (907) 790-6827


Administrative Support Assistant


(907) 790-6802

Meteorologist in Charge
Tom Ainsworth


(907) 790-6804

Warning Coordination Meteorologist
Joel Curtis


(907) 790-6803 Science Operations Officer
Bryan Caffrey
(907) 790-6806
Information Technology Officer
Jason Powers
(907) 790-6816

Senior Service Hydrologist
Aaron Jacobs


(907) 790-6821


Public Forecast Recordings:  Alaska Weather Information Line


in Juneau

(907) 790-6850 in Fairbanks (907) 458-3745

in Anchorage

(907) 266-5145 elsewhere in Alaska 1-800-472-0391



Our office is located off Mendenhall Loop Road in the back of the Mendenhall Valley (otherwise known as Back Loop Road). For more information about the office and the Southeast Alaska panhandle, try here.