Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch December 19, 2016.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 1:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Gilpatricks AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Cloudy

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 17 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Gilpatricks AK
 60.65°N 149.51°W (Elev. 1440 ft)
5:41 am AKST Dec 6, 2016
2pm AKST Dec 6, 2016-6pm AKST Dec 12, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database