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

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Mostly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1003.9 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 18 Oct 2:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles NNW Alyeska AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly after 7am.  High near 31. East wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow before 7pm, then snow showers between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am.  Low around 23. East wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly after 7am. High near 31. East wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow before 7pm, then snow showers between 7pm and 1am, then snow after 1am. Low around 23. East wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles NNW Alyeska AK
 61.16°N 149.22°W (Elev. 4252 ft)
4:04 am AKDT Oct 18, 2021
3pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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