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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.2 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 7:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

27 Miles SE Whittier AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 56. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 10pm, then showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am.  Low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm, then rain after 4pm.  High near 56. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 56. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain before 10pm, then showers likely, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Low around 51. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm, then rain after 4pm. High near 56. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Rain. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
27 Miles SE Whittier AK
 60.53°N 148.09°W (Elev. 0 ft)
6:45 am AKDT Aug 21, 2017
8am AKDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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