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Heavy rain and mountain snow across the northwestern U.S. on Saturday

Another Pacific system will impact the West Coast today. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding, river and small stream flooding as well as mudslides and debris flows, especially over burn scars. Strong winds and heavy elevation snowfall, with accumulations of 1 to 3 feet, could result in hazardous travel through mountain passes.

Current Conditions

Matanuska Valley

Zone Forecast

  • Today Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower to mid 20s. Northeast wind 5 to 20 mph.
  • Tonight A slight chance of snow showers in the evening...then snow likely after midnight. A dusting up to one half inch snow accumulation. Lows 5 to 15 above. Northeast wind to 15 mph.
  • Sunday Snow likely. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs in the 20s. Variable wind 10 mph.
  • Sunday Night Snow likely. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. Light winds.
  • Monday Snow likely. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
  • Monday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the teens.
  • Tuesday Through Friday Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 35. Lows in the teens.