Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birchwood, Birchwood Airport (PABV)

Lat: 61.42°NLon: 149.52°WElev: 95ft.

Partly Cloudy

37°F

3°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1005.0 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 18 Oct 2:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles SSE Butte AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow before 7pm, then snow showers between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Low around 26. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow.  Low around 27. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Chance Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Calm wind.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow before 7pm, then snow showers between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am. Low around 26. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Snow. Low around 27. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Snow likely before 10am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles SSE Butte AK
 61.29°N 148.88°W (Elev. 3570 ft)
4:04 am AKDT Oct 18, 2021
3pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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