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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
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AKZ125-021500-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
725 PM AKDT WED APR 1 2015
.TONIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LITTLE OR NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10
TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM. NEAR WHITTIER...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING
WEST 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 10 MPH
BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 10
TO 15 MPH EXCEPT WEST 20 TO 35 MPH NEAR WHITTIER. NEAR
SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...COOLEST INLAND.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST 20 TO 35 MPH. NEAR
SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO UPPER 40S. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15
MPH EXCEPT NORTH 15 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF. LOWS IN
THE 20S. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 25 TO 35.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       36     52     33     49  /  60     40      0      0
GIRDWOOD     30     50     29     46  /  50     30      0      0



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Wx Table last Cached 04-02-2015 05:36
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 04/02/2015
1:04 am
25.0 33.4 21.0 -1000 - 0 0 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 04/02/2015
12:00 am
26.8 31.6 23.9 5 NW
8 17 37 9.9 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 04/02/2015
12:00 am
22.9 24.9 19.6 71 4 NE
9 19 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 04/02/2015
12:00 am
30.9 40.3 29.9 0 - 0 10 0 0.5 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 04/02/2015
12:00 am
24.4 30.3 23.0 78 7 N
12 36 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 04/01/2015
11:57 pm
28.3 38.3 26.3 81 2 SSE
6 19 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 04/02/2015
1:10 am
31.8 51.3 31.1 3 ESE
6 20 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 04/02/2015
12:00 am
27.1 40.5 26.7 1 SE
2 11 7 1.7 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 04/02/2015
12:00 am
28.8 36.0 27.2 - 51 12.6 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 04/01/2015
11:20 pm
36.8 42.0 36.6 82 0 - 2 37 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 04/02/2015
12:00 am
32.4 36.2 31.7 - 18 9999.0 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 04/02/2015
12:00 am
20.5 24.5 19.2 100 7 NNE
12 34 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 04/02/2015
12:00 am
29.0 29.0 27.0 0 4 N
12 24 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 04/02/2015
12:00 am
26.0 26.0 23.0 13 4 W
14 43 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 04/02/2015
12:00 am
30.0 37.0 30.0 90 - 36 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 04/02/2015
12:00 am
28.0 28.0 25.0 86 14 NNE
13 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 04/01/2015
11:20 pm
35.7 44.5 35.7 91 5 ENE
9 28 AKDOT
Portage 10 04/02/2015
12:00 am
35.0 48.0 35.0 4 SW
6 32 3 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 04/02/2015
12:00 am
25.4 27.4 23.5 100 7 SSW
11 29 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 04/01/2015
11:21 pm
35.0 44.3 34.8 99 1 SE
2 16 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 04/01/2015
11:22 pm
31.0 37.0 31.0 95 0 - 1 16 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 04/01/2015
11:53 pm
32.3 41.3 32.3 100 0 - 9999 29 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 04/02/2015
12:00 am
29.2 38.9 28.9 - 60 11.0 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 04/01/2015
11:49 pm
34.3 39.3 33.3 95 1 WSW
4 21 NWS
Sunburst 3812 04/02/2015
12:00 am
23.4 24.4 21.6 100 10 NE
18 38 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 04/01/2015
11:55 pm
31.3 48.3 30.3 95 0 - 1 16 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 04/02/2015
12:00 am
24.7 25.4 23.0 92 16 NNE
23 29 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 04/01/2015
11:21 pm
31.7 41.8 29.0 83 4 N
9 12 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 04/02/2015
12:00 am
22.9 24.5 21.3 99 8 N
11 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 04/02/2015
12:00 am
30.5 41.9 28.1 4 NNE
10 12 10 4.9 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 04/02/2015
12:00 am
23.0 24.0 21.0 94 14 NNE
20 30 AKRR
Grandview 1100 04/02/2015
12:00 am
31.5 37.8 31.0 - 18 3.8 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 04/02/2015
12:00 am
25.2 26.6 23.4 79 4 NE
6 12 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 04/01/2015
11:21 pm
35.0 41.8 30.5 76 2 NE
4 17 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 04/01/2015
11:00 pm
35.5 43.5 29.8 76 1 N
3 5 1 AKDOT
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 03/31/2015
6:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
Moose Pass 04/02/2015
12:00 am
35.0 45.0 30.0 0 6 NW
14 16 0 AKRR
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