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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 5:29 am AKDT May 2, 2016
 
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Scattered
Showers

Tonight

Tonight: Scattered rain before 1am, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Chance Rain
then
Rain/Snow
Likely
Tuesday

Tuesday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Rain Likely
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Rain Likely

Wednesday

Wednesday: Rain and snow likely before 10am, then rain.  High near 41. East wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Rain
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Rain before 1am, then snow likely.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Rain then
Rain/Snow

Thursday

Thursday: Snow likely before 7am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Rain Likely
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Rain Likely
then
Rain/Snow
Likely
Friday

Friday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Rain Likely
Hi 44 °F Lo 34 °F Hi 43 °F Lo 35 °F Hi 41 °F Lo 35 °F Hi 40 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 40 °F

 

This Afternoon
 
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
 
Scattered rain before 1am, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
 
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
 
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
 
Rain and snow likely before 10am, then rain. High near 41. East wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
 
Rain before 1am, then snow likely. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
 
Snow likely before 7am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
 
Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
 
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
 
Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
 
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
 
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
 
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

 

Forecast from NOAA-NWS for 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK.

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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
-----------------
AKZ125-030145-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
830 AM AKDT MON MAY 2 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...
THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
NORTH AND WEST WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH TO EAST IN THE
AFTERNOON. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING EAST 15 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE 30S.
SOUTH TO EAST WIND 10 MPH...EXCEPT BECOMING VARIABLE IN THE
EVENING NEAR SEWARD. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM...EAST 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTH TO EAST WIND 10
MPH...EXCEPT VARIABLE 10 MPH IN THE MORNING NEAR SEWARD. THROUGH
PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S. SOUTH TO EAST WIND 10 MPH
EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH
EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM. NEAR SEWARD...VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. LOWS IN THE
30S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       49     38     48  /  20     70     80
GIRDWOOD     45     38     44  /  30     50     60



$$
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Wx Table last Cached 05-02-2016 13:19
FCNFAIC Wx Station Roundup
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Site Elev Date Temp MxTp
24hr
MnTp
24hr
RH Spd Dir Gst MxGust
24hr
SnoHt SWE Provider
Gold Cord Mine 4050 05/02/2016
1:05 pm
41.0 41.0 24.8 0 - 2 12 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
35.5 37.1 28.2 1 N
3 10 45 16.5 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
32.3 32.3 25.8 81 3 SSE
6 17 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
47.3 47.3 32.1 1 W
5 12 -1 0.1 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
33.4 35.6 28.5 87 5 SW
12 36 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 05/02/2016
11:57 am
42.3 46.3 28.3 65 3 WSW
8 23 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 05/02/2016
1:10 pm
45.4 47.6 33.6 6 WSW
13 20 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
43.0 43.7 27.6 2 WSW
7 15 0 -0.2 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
41.3 41.3 28.7 - 39 19.2 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 05/02/2016
11:20 am
47.6 47.6 39.3 88 4 ESE
6 37 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
40.0 40.0 35.6 - 34 4.6 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
31.7 31.7 22.8 100 5 NNE
7 38 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 05/02/2016
7:00 am
30.0 34.0 30.0 0 3 ESE
6 22 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
33.0 34.0 28.0 15 2 ENE
4 50 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
41.0 41.0 33.0 72 - 81 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
31.0 36.0 29.0 92 4 N
14 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 05/02/2016
11:20 am
48.5 49.4 37.9 68 6 ENE
8 32 AKDOT
Portage 10 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
50.0 50.0 33.0 5 E
9 30 3 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 05/02/2016
11:00 am
32.5 32.9 28.7 99 5 SE
10 43 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 05/02/2016
11:20 am
48.1 48.1 35.5 60 6 NNE
8 21 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 05/02/2016
11:20 am
43.8 43.8 31.4 70 4 ENE
6 20 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 05/02/2016
11:55 am
46.7 46.7 32.3 71 7 SE
0 43 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
43.9 43.9 32.0 - 103 54.1 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 05/02/2016
11:19 am
43.3 46.3 37.3 79 9 NE
12 37 NWS
Sunburst 3812 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
42.1 42.1 25.9 70 2 ENE
5 37 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 05/02/2016
10:55 am
52.3 52.3 30.3 51 2 ESE
5 18 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
32.4 33.3 26.3 97 2 WSW
6 38 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 05/02/2016
11:20 am
47.9 47.9 29.8 43 3 SE
4 17 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
33.0 33.0 24.3 87 3 SE
6 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
50.5 50.5 28.4 2 ESE
5 11 7 2.9 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
36.0 36.0 26.0 72 2 SSE
6 43 AKRR
Grandview 1100 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
42.3 42.9 31.2 - 53 28.5 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
35.5 35.5 25.2 75 2 S
6 18 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 05/02/2016
11:20 am
48.7 48.7 29.8 56 4 ENE
6 22 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
49.7 49.7 29.3 45 1 SSE
2 6 -1 AKDOT
Wolverine Glacier 3250 05/02/2016
11:00 am
9999.0 9999.0 9999.0 69 0 - 9999 USGS
Moose Pass 05/02/2016
12:00 pm
51.0 51.0 30.0 0 2 NNE
4 22 0 AKRR
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 04/29/2016
6:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
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