Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Portage, Portage Glacier (PATO)

Lat: 60.78°NLon: 148.83°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Aug 8:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Gilpatricks AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread smoke, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Smoke

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers after 4pm.  Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Smoke then
    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Smoke

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind.

    Smoke

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Widespread smoke, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Smoke

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Widespread smoke, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Isolated showers after 4pm. Widespread smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Tuesday Night
Widespread smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Widespread smoke. Sunny, with a high near 65. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Widespread smoke, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Gilpatricks AK
 60.62°N 149.51°W (Elev. 1798 ft)
3:45 pm AKDT Aug 19, 2019
9pm AKDT Aug 19, 2019-6pm AKDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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