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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Rain and Windy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed E 28 G 59 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 12 Dec 6:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whittier AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers before 9pm, then rain after 9pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 39. East wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 43. East wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered rain showers before 9am, then scattered snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered snow showers before 9am, then snow, mainly after 9am.  High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow before 3am, then snow showers after 3am.  Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Snow Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers before 9pm, then rain after 9pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 39. East wind 30 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 43. East wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Scattered rain showers before 9am, then scattered snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Scattered snow showers before 9am, then snow, mainly after 9am. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Snow before 3am, then snow showers after 3am. Low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.84°W (Elev. 157 ft)
6:24 pm AKST Dec 12, 2017
7pm AKST Dec 12, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 19, 2017
 
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