Late spring 2014 storm in Anchorage

High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
New snow graces the mountains looming above the boat harbor in Seward. Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coats the top of Mt. Marathon above Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Snow plastered the windward side of fencing along the Glen Alps overlook trail Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps trailhead into Chugach State Park was blanketed with snow Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps parking lot sported enough snow for a good snowball fight. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, prepares to launch a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, (left) prepares to let fly a snowball, as brother Tayfun Ertekin, 13, (middle) takes evasive action from younger sister Ayla Ertekin, 7 during a snowball fight in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, launches a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Mary Herrich celebrates a hit during a snowball fight with her family Saturday morning in the Glen Alps parking lot. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, takes aim with a packed snowball during a battle with her family at Glen Alps Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The road to the Glen Alps parking lot was slushy as snow fell Saturday morning on the Anchorage hillside. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow caps a spruce tree on the Anchorage hillside Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
New snow graces the mountains looming above the boat harbor in Seward. Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coats the top of Mt. Marathon above Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Snow plastered the windward side of fencing along the Glen Alps overlook trail Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps trailhead into Chugach State Park was blanketed with snow Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps parking lot sported enough snow for a good snowball fight. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, prepares to launch a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, (left) prepares to let fly a snowball, as brother Tayfun Ertekin, 13, (middle) takes evasive action from younger sister Ayla Ertekin, 7 during a snowball fight in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, launches a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Mary Herrich celebrates a hit during a snowball fight with her family Saturday morning in the Glen Alps parking lot. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, takes aim with a packed snowball during a battle with her family at Glen Alps Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The road to the Glen Alps parking lot was slushy as snow fell Saturday morning on the Anchorage hillside. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow caps a spruce tree on the Anchorage hillside Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
High winds downed trees on and around the Chester Creek greenbelt Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Mark Dent
New snow graces the mountains looming above the boat harbor in Seward. Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coated the upper reaches of the Chugach Mountains near Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Fresh snow coats the top of Mt. Marathon above Seward Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Erik Hill
Snow plastered the windward side of fencing along the Glen Alps overlook trail Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps trailhead into Chugach State Park was blanketed with snow Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The Glen Alps parking lot sported enough snow for a good snowball fight. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, prepares to launch a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, (left) prepares to let fly a snowball, as brother Tayfun Ertekin, 13, (middle) takes evasive action from younger sister Ayla Ertekin, 7 during a snowball fight in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Tayfun Ertekin, 13, launches a snowball during a fun battle with his family in the Glen Alps parking lot Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Mary Herrich celebrates a hit during a snowball fight with her family Saturday morning in the Glen Alps parking lot. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Ceyda Ertekin, 10, takes aim with a packed snowball during a battle with her family at Glen Alps Saturday morning. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
The road to the Glen Alps parking lot was slushy as snow fell Saturday morning on the Anchorage hillside. Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow caps a spruce tree on the Anchorage hillside Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Snow fell at elevations above 1,500 feet Saturday morning, May 31, 2014.
Anne Raup
Craig Medred