Heavy Snow and hazardous travel conditions expected

Heavy Snow will be possible to the lee of the Great Lakes. More snow is also expected over parts of the Appalachians, Northern Mid-Atlantic and the Plains. A front will bring rain and high elevation snow to the Pacific Northwest as near record warmth continues in southern California.
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Current conditions at

Anchorage, Merrill Field Airport (PAMR)

Lat: 61.02°NLon: -149.11°WElev: 138ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.5 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 9 Feb 4:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles N Alyeska AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 3pm, then rain and snow.  High near 34. East wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then scattered rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Snow before 3pm, then rain and snow. High near 34. East wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then scattered rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles N Alyeska AK
 61.02°N 149.11°W (Elev. 2215 ft)
3:33 pm AKST Feb 9, 2016
5pm AKST Feb 9, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 16, 2016
 
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