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.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.8 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 18 Oct 3:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles N Alyeska AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind around 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 31. East wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 40 to 50 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 8 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow.  Low around 25. Southeast wind 55 to 60 mph increasing to 65 to 70 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Chance Snow

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind around 20 mph.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. East wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 31. East wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 40 to 50 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 5 to 8 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. Low around 25. Southeast wind 55 to 60 mph increasing to 65 to 70 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles N Alyeska AK
 61.18°N 149.05°W (Elev. 4928 ft)
3:38 pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021
4pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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