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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 1:18 pm AKST Feb 20, 2017
 
Washington's
Birthday
Washington's Birthday: Scattered snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
Snow Showers
Tonight

Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
Snow Showers
Tuesday

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 13. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.
Sunny

Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: Snow likely after 10pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Snow Likely

Wednesday

Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Snow Likely
then Chance
Snow
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Mostly Cloudy

Thursday

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Mostly Cloudy
then Chance
Snow Showers
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: A chance of snow showers before 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Chance Snow
Showers
Friday

Friday: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Snow Likely

Hi 19 °F Lo -1 °F Hi 13 °F Lo 2 °F Hi 26 °F Lo 13 °F Hi 31 °F Lo 22 °F Hi 34 °F

 

Washington's Birthday
 
Scattered snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
 
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
 
Sunny, with a high near 13. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
 
Snow likely after 10pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 2. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
 
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
 
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Thursday
 
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Thursday Night
 
A chance of snow showers before 4am, then a chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
 
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Friday Night
 
Snow likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
 
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
 
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
 
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

 

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

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Wx Table last Cached 02-20-2017 15:21

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 02/20/2017
3:07 pm
6.6 14.2 5.2 1 SSW
2 7 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
12.2 15.4 6.2 0 - 1 5 39 8.5 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
3.9 9.9 2.1 91 1 NNW
5 6 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
16.5 21.6 11.8 0 - 4 4 24 5.0 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
4.9 10.7 2.1 91 0 - 0 3 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 02/20/2017
2:22 pm
13.3 9999.0 9.3 83 2 WNW
8 8 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 02/20/2017
3:10 pm
12.9 18.4 12.8 4 WSW
7 9 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
12.6 17.1 11.3 1 SW
4 5 41 7.3 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
11.3 15.2 8.0 - 48 11.4 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 02/20/2017
2:20 pm
20.0 9999.0 20.0 88 9 WNW
13 19 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
15.6 21.9 15.6 - 169 14.8 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
2.6 15.8 1.4 93 0 - 0 0 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
10.0 17.0 8.0 0 5 ESE
14 16 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
11.0 16.0 6.0 0 3 SE
7 13 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
15.0 21.0 14.0 0 - 14 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
7.0 15.0 6.0 95 5 N
14 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 02/20/2017
2:15 pm
20.2 9999.0 20.2 76 12 W
19 21 AKDOT
Portage 10 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
22.0 25.0 21.0 15 N
24 32 59 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
12.9 19.4 7.6 97 0 - 0 0 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 02/20/2017
2:20 pm
21.3 9999.0 20.6 76 9 NNW
14 19 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 02/20/2017
2:20 pm
18.2 9999.0 16.1 74 4 NNE
7 9 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
19.7 9999.0 19.7 9999 12 W
0 22 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
21.0 21.0 11.4 - 68 17.6 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 02/20/2017
2:50 pm
21.3 9999.0 21.3 72 17 SW
29 35 NWS
Sunburst 3812 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
6.3 15.4 5.5 89 0 - 0 5 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 02/20/2017
1:55 pm
22.3 9999.0 17.3 58 4 W
9 10 MADIS
Tunnel 10 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
21.0 25.0 18.0 1 N
6 7 49 AKRR
Summit Lake DOT 1348 02/20/2017
2:20 pm
18.2 9999.0 13.4 69 2 SW
6 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
3.1 13.1 3.1 85 1 NW
3 3 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
17.1 22.9 12.9 1 SW
4 5 32 6.6 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
9.0 15.0 6.0 88 0 - 0 6 AKRR
Grandview 1100 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
17.0 21.7 15.2 - 181 16.0 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
4.1 13.1 3.6 85 0 - 0 2 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 02/20/2017
2:20 pm
19.1 9999.0 16.4 78 4 WSW
12 12 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 02/20/2017
3:00 pm
19.2 24.5 16.1 71 1 ESE
4 4 28 AKDOT
Wolverine Glacier 3250 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
8.1 9999.0 4.5 85 15 NNE
9999 USGS
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 05/06/2016
6:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
Moose Pass 02/20/2017
2:00 pm
22.0 27.0 16.0 3 W
11 11 35 AKRR
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