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Slideshow: Sloppy weather updates: Big Lake sled dog race canceled; some Mat-Su schools closed

Rain and unseasonably warm weather continue to destabilize the snowpack in the Turnagain area backcountry, triggering avalanches. Wendy Wagner, forecaster for Chugach National Forest Avalanche Information Center, checks out a slide on Tincan Mountain on Saturday, January 18, 2014.
Kevin Wright
Doug Iverson negotiates a large puddle while driving on East 16th Avenue on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. Iverson has lived in the Airport Heights subdivision of Anchorage since 1958 and said the road always floods in the Spring, but "it's the worst I've ever seen."
Bill Roth
Alaska Dispatch