Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Fog/Mist

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 9:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Whittier AK

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 23. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
M.L.King Day
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Whittier AK
 60.78°N 148.84°W (Elev. 157 ft)
8:04 am AKST Jan 17, 2019
10am AKST Jan 17, 2019-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2019
 
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