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Widespread Precipitation for the Western U.S. While Rain Returns to the Gulf Coast Region

Rain and mountain snow showers will continue across the Western U.S. for the next couple days. Meanwhile, moisture will increase over Texas and the Deep South where locally heavy rainfall and minor flooding will be possible through midweek. Also, high fire danger will continue in the southern High Plains on Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 13 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill16°F (-9°C)
Last update 27 Feb 3:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whittier AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 20. Northwest wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 16 by 11am, then falling to around 6 during the remainder of the day. Northwest wind around 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind around 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 18.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered snow showers. Areas of blowing snow. Cloudy, with a steady temperature around 20. Northwest wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a temperature rising to near 16 by 11am, then falling to around 6 during the remainder of the day. Northwest wind around 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -6. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.84°W (Elev. 157 ft)
3:52 pm AKST Feb 27, 2017
4pm AKST Feb 27, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 5, 2017
 
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