Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 16 Jan 8:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

13 Miles NE Alyeska AK

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 25 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 22 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 24. East wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Light southeast wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
M.L.King Day
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
13 Miles NE Alyeska AK
 61.1°N 148.89°W (Elev. 5377 ft)
5:17 am AKST Jan 16, 2019
9am AKST Jan 16, 2019-6pm AKST Jan 22, 2019
 
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