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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 14 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.43 in (1030.5 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 23 Feb 8:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles ESE Whittier AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Increasing clouds, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. West wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles ESE Whittier AK
 60.66°N 148.3°W (Elev. 157 ft)
5:34 pm AKST Feb 23, 2017
9pm AKST Feb 23, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 2, 2017
 
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