Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Another storm system is expected to bring another round of snowfall accumulations from the Ohio Valley to the Middle Atlantic and the northeast. Strong winds and bitter cold temperatures will also impact the northern Great Lake States.
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Current conditions at

Anchorage, Merrill Field Airport (PAMR)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: -148.84°WElev: 138ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Feb 10:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whittier AK

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 3pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 41. East wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Rain Likely

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 3pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 35. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Rain. High near 41. East wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Washington's Birthday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.84°W (Elev. 157 ft)
4:33 am AKST Feb 9, 2016
11am AKST Feb 9, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 15, 2016
 
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