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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 5:32 am AKST Feb 28, 2015
 
Today

Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%
Rain/Snow
Tonight

Rain/Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Rain/Snow
Likely
Sunday

Sunny
Sunny
Sunday
Night

Clear
Clear
Monday

Mostly Sunny
Mostly
Sunny
Monday
Night

Snow Likely. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%
Snow
Likely
Tuesday

Chance Rain/Snow. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Rain/Snow
Tuesday
Night

Snow Likely
Snow
Likely
Wednesday

Rain/Snow Likely
Rain/Snow
Likely
Hi 35 °F Lo 27 °F Hi 34 °F Lo 24 °F Hi 34 °F Lo 25 °F Hi 35 °F Lo 29 °F Hi 36 °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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AKZ125-010245-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...STRONG WIND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING NEAR WHITTIER...
.TODAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF RAIN 
AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH MAINLY
INLAND. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY INLAND IN THE EARLY EVENING...WITH A SLIGHT 
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW ALONG THE COAST. CLEARING SKIES OVERNIGHT.
LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO
MID 30S...COOLEST INLAND. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...
NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR
SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 MPH OR LESS IN
THE AFTERNOON. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 
25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       39     34     39  /  80     20      0
GIRDWOOD     36     26     32  / 100     60      0


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Wx Table last Cached 02-28-2015 12:13
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 02/28/2015
7:11 am
25.7 44.8 24.1 2 NNE
2 13 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 02/28/2015
7:00 am
28.4 37.2 27.3 3 N
7 16 31 7.5 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 02/28/2015
8:00 am
23.0 37.8 23.0 52 5 SSE
9 16 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 02/28/2015
7:00 am
30.9 40.7 24.9 0 - 0 5 0 0.4 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 02/28/2015
8:00 am
24.9 37.6 24.9 53 13 SSE
21 31 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 02/28/2015
7:02 am
27.3 39.3 18.3 68 1 N
4 9 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 02/28/2015
7:10 am
28.8 29.3 19.6 0 - 2 11 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 02/28/2015
7:00 am
29.1 37.1 15.0 1 SSE
3 15 7 2.9 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 02/28/2015
7:00 am
30.4 38.8 21.0 - 42 9.4 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 02/28/2015
6:20 am
29.9 32.3 22.7 92 0 - 1 17 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 02/28/2015
7:00 am
34.5 37.8 27.0 - 155 9999.0 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 02/28/2015
8:00 am
20.8 35.0 20.8 66 14 NE
21 32 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 02/28/2015
6:00 am
29.0 39.0 29.0 0 2 SE
5 28 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 02/28/2015
6:00 am
27.0 42.0 27.0 13 0 - 0 0 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 02/28/2015
6:00 am
32.0 38.0 24.0 58 - 24 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 02/28/2015
7:00 am
28.0 39.0 27.0 53 2 N
13 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 02/28/2015
6:20 am
41.3 42.2 22.9 42 15 ENE
24 34 AKDOT
Portage 10 02/28/2015
6:00 am
33.0 37.0 22.0 4 ESE
7 22 4 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 02/28/2015
8:00 am
27.0 35.9 26.8 62 17 NW
22 28 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 02/28/2015
6:21 am
34.3 39.3 20.8 73 0 - 3 20 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 02/25/2015
11:51 pm
old old old old old old old old old old AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 02/28/2015
6:53 am
37.7 39.5 21.5 52 6 ESE
9999 23 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 02/28/2015
7:00 am
30.8 42.5 28.4 - 40 8.0 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 02/28/2015
6:49 am
35.3 37.3 30.3 75 0 - 3 10 NWS
Sunburst 3812 02/28/2015
8:00 am
24.3 43.9 24.3 56 8 ESE
17 26 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 02/28/2015
6:55 am
30.3 38.3 7.3 79 1 ENE
4 7 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 02/28/2015
8:00 am
26.3 40.5 25.7 51 4 NNW
5 16 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 02/24/2015
3:51 am
old old old old old old old old old old AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 02/28/2015
7:00 am
26.5 40.1 25.2 39 4 SSW
6 11 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 02/28/2015
7:00 am
28.5 38.2 13.6 0 - 1 10 6 3.1 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 02/28/2015
7:00 am
25.0 44.0 25.0 47 2 NE
4 18 AKRR
Grandview 1100 02/28/2015
7:00 am
30.8 33.9 19.1 - 4 0.3 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 02/28/2015
7:00 am
27.1 41.3 25.7 41 2 ESE
4 10 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 02/28/2015
6:22 am
35.3 37.7 13.9 75 6 ENE
9 15 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 02/28/2015
6:00 am
31.0 37.3 17.9 88 0 - 1 3 1 AKDOT
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 02/27/2015
7:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
Moose Pass 02/28/2015
6:00 am
31.0 36.0 13.0 0 2 N
5 19 0 AKRR
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