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Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed W 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.41 in (996.0 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 14 Dec 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles W Whittier AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain before 3pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before noon, then rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 36. East wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 33. East wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  High near 34. East wind 30 to 35 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain before 3pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely before noon, then rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 36. East wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 30 to 40 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 33. East wind 45 to 50 mph, with gusts as high as 70 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. High near 34. East wind 30 to 35 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.9°W (Elev. 1594 ft)
10:59 am AKST Dec 14, 2017
1pm AKST Dec 14, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 20, 2017
 
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