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

42°F

6°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.63 in (1003.7 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Oct 3:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Eagle River AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest  in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of snow before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Chance Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 42. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow between 1am and 4am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Eagle River AK
 61.27°N 149.55°W (Elev. 2549 ft)
3:38 pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021
4pm AKDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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