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National Weather Service Forecast for: 9 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 6:08 am AKDT Sep 17, 2014
 
Today

Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Rain
Tonight

Heavy Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Heavy
Rain
Thursday

Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Rain
Thursday
Night

Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%
Rain
Friday

Rain Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%
Rain
Likely
Friday
Night

Rain Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Rain
Likely
Saturday

Chance Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Rain
Saturday
Night

Chance Rain
Chance
Rain
Sunday

Chance Rain
Chance
Rain
Hi 51 °F Lo 44 °F Hi 51 °F Lo 46 °F Hi 51 °F Lo 43 °F Hi 52 °F Lo 39 °F Hi 49 °F

 

 

Forecast from NOAA-NWS for 9 Miles ENE Silvertip AK.

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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
-----------------
AKZ125-180145-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
437 AM AKDT WED SEP 17 2014
.TODAY...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. EAST WIND INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS
TO 35 MPH NEAR WHITTIER. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM...EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES. LOWS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 10
TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTS TO 30 MPH NEAR
WHITTIER EARLY. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST
WIND 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE 
WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       54     48     54  / 100    100     90
GIRDWOOD     55     46     53  / 100    100    100


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Wx Table last Cached 09-17-2014 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 09/18/2014
8:00 am
39.2 43.0 35.2 3 ESE
5 17 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 09/17/2014
8:00 am
41.0 44.8 37.6 1 SSW
5 15 0 -0.2 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 09/17/2014
8:00 am
-200.0 -200.0 -200.0 94 8 ESE
13 26 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 09/17/2014
8:00 am
48.1 53.1 45.0 3 E
8 12 0 0.0 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 09/17/2014
8:00 am
37.7 41.7 35.7 78 6 SSW
15 43 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 09/17/2014
8:02 am
43.3 52.3 40.3 78 2 NE
4 22 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 09/17/2014
9:10 am
46.6 52.8 44.5 4 ESE
7 29 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 09/17/2014
8:00 am
47.5 52.0 43.6 3 SSE
10 13 0 0.0 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 09/17/2014
8:00 am
44.3 47.1 40.5 - 1 0.0 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 09/17/2014
7:20 am
53.2 56.2 53.0 84 29 SE
38 45 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska 1539 09/17/2014
8:00 am
44.4 48.9 44.4 - -1 -2.5 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 09/17/2014
8:00 am
32.3 37.0 32.3 100 17 ENE
38 43 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 09/17/2014
8:00 am
40.0 43.0 39.0 0 7 WSW
19 30 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 09/17/2014
8:00 am
36.0 40.0 36.0 13 9 SE
31 40 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 09/17/2014
8:00 am
38.0 43.0 38.0 96 17 NE
13 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 09/17/2014
7:20 am
49.2 55.7 49.2 84 19 E
24 34 AKDOT
Portage 10 09/17/2014
8:00 am
47.0 60.0 47.0 9 ESE
22 24 9 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 09/17/2014
9:00 am
37.4 40.8 37.1 100 20 S
40 40 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 09/17/2014
7:21 am
49.2 55.9 49.2 92 4 N
7 23 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 09/17/2014
7:21 am
45.2 51.9 44.7 94 7 NE
12 17 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 09/17/2014
6:53 am
50.3 52.1 48.5 82 22 ESE
33 39 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 09/17/2014
8:00 am
42.6 51.6 42.6 - 2 -13.1 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 09/17/2014
7:49 am
50.3 51.3 48.3 83 12 E
25 29 NWS
Sunburst 3812 09/17/2014
8:00 am
35.1 40.5 35.1 100 23 E
46 48 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 09/17/2014
6:55 am
45.3 55.3 45.3 95 3 E
13 14 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 09/17/2014
8:00 am
36.6 41.7 36.6 100 28 NNE
37 37 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 09/17/2014
7:21 am
45.2 53.2 43.1 85 6 N
15 15 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 09/17/2014
8:00 am
43.0 50.9 41.1 1 W
4 7 0 0.0 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 05/22/2014
11:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old AKRR
Grandview 1100 09/17/2014
8:00 am
45.7 50.1 44.7 - 2 0.0 NRCS
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 09/17/2014
7:21 am
51.5 53.3 45.8 75 6 SE
13 15 AKDOT
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 05/31/2014
6:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
Moose Pass 05/21/2014
3:00 pm
old old old old old old old old old old AKRR
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