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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 6:42 am AKDT Apr 28, 2017
 
Today

Today: Scattered showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Chance Rain

Tonight

Tonight: Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely between 1am and 4am, then snow likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Rain Likely
then
Rain/Snow
Likely
Saturday

Saturday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Chance
Rain/Snow

Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
Showers

Sunday

Sunday: Scattered showers before 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance Rain

Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance Rain
then Chance
Rain/Snow
Monday

Monday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance
Rain/Snow
then Chance
Showers
Monday
Night
Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Chance
Rain/Snow

Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Chance
Showers

Hi 48 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 46 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 48 °F Lo 35 °F Hi 49 °F Lo 34 °F Hi 48 °F

 

Today
 
Scattered showers before 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
 
Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely between 1am and 4am, then snow likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
 
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
 
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
 
Scattered showers before 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
 
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
 
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain showers. Cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
 
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
 
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
 
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
 
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
 
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
 
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

 

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Wx Table last Cached 04-28-2017 07:49

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 04/28/2017
7:38 am
28.4 42.3 28.2 3 SSE
5 8 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 04/28/2017
7:00 am
30.1 41.9 29.8 0 - 0 9 25 9.9 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 04/28/2017
7:00 am
25.5 33.6 25.3 100 5 SE
7 14 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 04/28/2017
7:00 am
35.9 48.1 35.3 0 - 1 5 10 4.9 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 04/28/2017
7:00 am
28.0 34.6 28.0 100 9 SE
12 20 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 04/28/2017
5:52 am
33.3 44.3 32.3 97 0 - 0 15 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 04/28/2017
7:40 am
34.8 44.7 34.5 3 NE
4 13 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 04/28/2017
7:00 am
33.1 42.8 33.1 0 - 1 7 12 5.5 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 04/28/2017
7:00 am
31.9 39.7 31.9 - 33 13.2 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 04/28/2017
5:50 am
40.9 50.3 40.4 98 6 SE
7 16 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 04/28/2017
7:00 am
36.1 42.7 35.6 - 43 16.5 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 04/28/2017
7:00 am
25.8 31.6 25.8 100 5 SE
13 21 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 04/28/2017
7:00 am
32.0 41.0 32.0 0 3 E
16 22 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 04/28/2017
7:00 am
30.0 39.0 29.0 13 13 E
21 21 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 04/28/2017
7:00 am
35.0 45.0 35.0 96 - 48 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 04/28/2017
7:00 am
30.0 38.0 30.0 100 8 NNE
13 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 04/28/2017
5:45 am
41.8 53.2 40.0 88 11 ENE
16 25 AKDOT
Portage 10 04/28/2017
7:00 am
40.0 57.0 38.0 5 SE
12 25 2 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 04/28/2017
7:00 am
73 8 ESE
10 23 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 04/28/2017
5:50 am
38.2 51.4 37.5 95 0 - 2 25 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 04/28/2017
5:50 am
35.9 46.9 35.9 9999 2 E
3 13 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 04/28/2017
6:05 am
39.5 48.5 37.7 9999 5 ESE
0 0 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 04/28/2017
7:00 am
37.6 51.7 37.4 - 52 19.5 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 04/28/2017
6:50 am
45.3 55.3 45.3 96 0 - 2 18 NWS
Sunburst 3812 04/28/2017
6:00 am
27.3 40.1 27.3 100 5 ENE
11 16 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 04/28/2017
6:55 am
38.3 52.3 37.3 94 1 NE
6 12 MADIS
Tunnel 10 04/28/2017
7:00 am
36.0 51.0 34.0 0 - 0 6 38 AKRR
Summit Lake DOT 1348 04/28/2017
5:50 am
35.0 50.1 34.6 99 0 - 1 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 04/28/2017
7:00 am
26.9 34.2 26.9 98 8 S
9 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 04/28/2017
7:00 am
35.2 49.5 34.8 0 - 2 10 12 4.8 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 04/28/2017
7:00 am
28.0 34.0 28.0 97 4 SSW
8 17 AKRR
Grandview 1100 04/28/2017
7:00 am
35.1 47.0 35.1 - 53 22.0 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 04/28/2017
7:00 am
27.5 35.2 27.5 94 7 SE
9 9 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 04/28/2017
5:50 am
38.0 50.5 38.0 99 1 NNW
6 16 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 04/28/2017
7:00 am
37.2 49.5 36.6 98 0 - 1 4 0 AKDOT
Wolverine Glacier 3250 04/28/2017
6:00 am
29.9 35.9 29.9 91 1 NNW
9999 USGS
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 03/07/2017
9:42 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
Moose Pass 04/28/2017
7:00 am
38.0 51.0 33.0 7 SE
15 18 0 AKRR
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