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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 6:31 am AKDT Apr 26, 2015
 
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Rain/Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
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Hi 49 °F Lo 30 °F Hi 44 °F Lo 32 °F Hi 47 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 47 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 47 °F

 

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

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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
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AKZ125-271445-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
343 PM AKDT SUN APR 26 2015
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOPING BY
MIDNIGHT...MIXED WITH SNOW AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. LOWS IN THE 30S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 15 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 MPH. NEAR
WHITTIER...WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING EAST 5 TO 10 MPH DURING
THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS...MIXED WITH SNOW INLAND DURING
THE MORNING. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY
AND TURNAGAIN ARM. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS...MIXED WITH SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS. NEAR
SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT
WINDS EXCEPT WEST 10 TO 20 MPH NEAR WHITTIER.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       37     47     37     50  /  40     50     30      0
GIRDWOOD     34     48     35     51  /  50     60     30      0


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Wx Table last Cached 04-26-2015 20:14
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 04/26/2015
4:08 pm
51.3 52.3 24.3 1 W
2 11 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
43.2 43.2 28.8 4 NNW
8 13 33 10.4 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
35.9 36.8 26.5 46 4 ENE
7 13 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 04/26/2015
2:00 pm
50.9 50.9 31.9 2 W
5 10 -1 0.0 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
41.6 41.6 30.2 45 4 SE
10 30 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 04/26/2015
2:57 pm
48.3 48.3 29.3 36 3 W
9 14 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 04/26/2015
4:10 pm
49.5 52.1 34.0 4 N
10 18 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 04/26/2015
2:00 pm
48.5 48.5 28.2 4 NNW
8 12 2 0.5 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
46.4 46.4 31.4 - 53 16.1 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 04/26/2015
2:20 pm
46.1 48.7 36.8 66 4 SE
4 26 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 04/26/2015
2:00 pm
44.0 44.0 37.1 - 26 9999.0 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
36.6 36.6 25.7 42 3 E
5 19 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
40.0 41.0 34.0 0 5 NNE
9 21 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
37.0 39.0 30.0 15 10 ENE
13 23 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
47.0 47.0 36.0 43 - 42 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
38.0 39.0 32.0 52 5 N
14 54 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 04/26/2015
2:20 pm
48.8 51.0 37.0 46 7 W
9 19 AKDOT
Portage 10 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
12.0 92.0 4.0 351 NNE
69 69 0 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
40.8 42.4 31.8 45 3 NNE
9 18 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 04/26/2015
2:21 pm
52.4 52.4 31.4 50 6 NW
9 12 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 04/26/2015
2:22 pm
50.5 50.5 28.7 33 3 E
6 14 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 04/26/2015
2:53 pm
52.1 53.9 28.7 35 7 ESE
9999 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
50.3 50.3 35.5 - 68 10.6 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 04/26/2015
2:49 pm
53.3 54.3 40.3 29 5 WSW
13 40 NWS
Sunburst 3812 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
37.4 40.1 28.4 38 4 NE
6 24 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 04/26/2015
2:55 pm
59.3 59.3 25.3 25 4 E
9 10 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
36.7 36.7 29.1 52 11 N
17 36 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 04/26/2015
2:21 pm
53.3 53.3 29.6 33 5 ENE
7 14 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
35.4 35.4 26.9 50 6 N
8 15 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
52.2 52.2 29.9 4 NE
11 12 12 4.8 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
36.0 36.0 28.0 39 10 NNE
14 37 AKRR
Grandview 1100 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
48.4 48.4 34.5 - 30 8.2 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
36.6 39.4 28.9 44 3 NNE
6 12 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 04/26/2015
2:22 pm
54.4 55.3 29.9 36 10 NNE
16 16 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 04/26/2015
2:00 pm
53.8 54.5 30.8 30 1 SE
3 5 1 AKDOT
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 04/26/2015
6:00 am
- 125 Alyeska
Moose Pass 04/26/2015
3:00 pm
60.0 61.0 32.0 0 5 NNW
10 12 0 AKRR
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