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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 4:33 am AKST Feb 11, 2016
 
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. East wind around 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Showers
Likely

Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Showers
Likely

Friday

Friday: Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Rain/Snow
Likely then
Rain Likely
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Rain likely before midnight, then snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Rain Likely
then Snow
Likely
Saturday

Saturday: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Rain/Snow
Likely

Saturday
Night
Saturday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight.  Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Rain/Snow
then Snow

Sunday

Sunday: Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Snow Likely
then
Rain/Snow
Likely
Sunday
Night
Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Snow Likely

Washington's
Birthday
Washington's Birthday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Snow Likely

Hi 37 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 36 °F Lo 32 °F Hi 36 °F Lo 31 °F Hi 35 °F Lo 23 °F Hi 33 °F

 

This Afternoon
 
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37. East wind around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
 
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
 
Rain and snow showers likely before noon, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday Night
 
Rain likely before midnight, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
 
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
 
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
 
Snow likely before noon, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
 
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Washington's Birthday
 
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
 
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
 
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
 
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
 
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

 

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

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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
-----------------
AKZ125-120445-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
905 AM AKST THU FEB 11 2016

...STRONG WIND THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH PORTAGE
VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...
.TODAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH...HIGHEST
INLAND. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 20 TO 30
MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 30 TO
45 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. EAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH DIMINISHING TO 10 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S. NORTH TO EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY THROUGH WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN
THE 30S. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       42     35     41  / 100     90     90
GIRDWOOD     40     34     40  /  80     60     70



$$
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Wx Table last Cached 02-11-2016 16:13
FCNFAIC Wx Station Roundup
(Click on red column title to sort this table and site names to go to data source website.)
Site Elev Date Temp MxTp
24hr
MnTp
24hr
RH Spd Dir Gst MxGust
24hr
SnoHt SWE Provider
Gold Cord Mine 4050 02/11/2016
3:13 pm
28.2 33.1 23.5 12 SSE
17 24 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
30.1 33.9 28.8 5 SSE
15 20 45 14.2 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
27.0 28.2 25.0 74 18 SE
26 32 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
36.9 41.1 30.4 5 E
15 18 19 4.5 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
28.5 31.1 27.4 100 6 SSE
16 33 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 02/11/2016
2:57 pm
35.3 41.3 26.3 79 7 NW
22 22 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 02/11/2016
3:10 pm
37.6 41.5 25.4 1 NW
5 16 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
38.1 42.3 28.1 3 S
15 22 20 4.4 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
33.4 36.3 30.4 - 44 13.4 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 02/11/2016
2:20 pm
40.0 42.2 32.1 96 40 NNE
52 52 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
35.7 38.0 34.9 - 53 12.6 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
24.6 26.2 24.6 100 6 ENE
33 48 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
30.0 34.0 30.0 0 10 W
30 41 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
28.0 30.0 28.0 14 15 NE
36 54 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
34.0 34.0 33.0 95 - 88 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
30.0 32.0 30.0 100 25 NE
14 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 02/11/2016
2:20 pm
42.7 42.7 32.6 79 30 ENE
42 42 AKDOT
Portage 10 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
40.0 43.0 36.0 13 ESE
26 34 3 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
28.5 30.5 28.5 100 0 - 0 0 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 02/11/2016
2:21 pm
41.1 43.6 35.0 84 14 SE
26 30 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 02/11/2016
2:21 pm
36.2 39.7 34.1 92 9 NE
19 32 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 02/11/2016
2:55 pm
41.3 44.9 35.9 75 29 E
41 56 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
34.2 35.5 32.8 - 106 35.6 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 02/11/2016
2:49 pm
40.3 43.3 34.3 88 32 NE
44 51 NWS
Sunburst 3812 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
26.4 28.6 26.4 109 33 ENE
52 58 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 02/11/2016
1:55 pm
37.3 39.3 33.3 94 4 ESE
17 18 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 01/04/2016
7:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 02/11/2016
2:20 pm
40.2 40.2 32.8 75 1 E
7 18 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
27.4 29.0 26.5 95 10 SE
18 18 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
38.7 38.7 33.6 2 S
10 13 31 6.2 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
27.0 29.0 26.0 97 24 E
39 54 AKRR
Grandview 1100 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
35.7 37.0 34.0 - 62 24.1 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
-15.8 -10.3 -15.8 -1 31 NNE
70 74 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 02/11/2016
2:22 pm
40.4 42.4 35.7 89 9 E
21 29 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 02/11/2016
3:00 pm
28.9 31.4 28.1 84 13 E
23 25 0 AKDOT
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 02/11/2016
7:00 am
- 153 Alyeska
Moose Pass 02/11/2016
2:00 pm
40.0 41.0 34.0 0 6 ENE
22 22 0 AKRR
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