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National Weather Service Forecast for: 6 Miles ENE Silvertip AK
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Updated: 5:30 am AKDT May 1, 2016
 
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Rain Likely


Tonight

Tonight: Showers likely before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Showers
Likely

Monday

Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Isolated
Rain/Snow
then
Scattered
Showers
Monday
Night
Monday Night: Scattered showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Scattered
Showers

Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Chance
Rain/Snow
then Chance
Rain
Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Chance Rain


Wednesday

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Chance Rain


Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Chance Rain
then Chance
Rain/Snow

Thursday

Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Chance
Rain/Snow
then Chance
Rain
Hi 43 °F Lo 31 °F Hi 44 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 44 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 42 °F Lo 33 °F Hi 41 °F

 

This Afternoon
 
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 43. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
 
Showers likely before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
 
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
 
Scattered showers. Cloudy, with a low around 33. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
 
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 44. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
 
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
 
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
 
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
 
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
 
Rain likely before 1am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
 
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
 
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
 
Rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 41.

 

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

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NWS ZONE FORECAST FOR TURNAGAIN

FPAK51PAFC_AKZ125
-----------------
AKZ125-020300-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
736 AM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...STRONG WINDS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN
ARM...
.TODAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH TO EAST
WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE
VALLEY
AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TONIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. THROUGH
PORTAGE
VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO
10 TO
25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER
40S TO LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY
AND
TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
30S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE
VALLEY
AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO
LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 20 MPH THROUGH
PORTAGE
VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. LOWS IN THE
30S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       47     37     50  / 100     80     40
GIRDWOOD     41     35     43  /  70     60     20



$$
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Wx Table last Cached 05-01-2016 13:09
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 05/01/2016
12:09 pm
36.9 41.5 28.9 0 - 3 24 MADIS
Independence Mine 3450 05/01/2016
11:00 am
38.8 39.5 30.3 2 S
5 17 45 16.8 NWS
Marmot Ridge 4500 05/01/2016
11:00 am
31.8 31.8 27.8 76 5 SE
12 25 FCNFAIC
Moraine Snotel Site 2100 05/01/2016
11:00 am
42.0 44.1 36.2 3 SSE
8 11 0 0.1 NRCS
Arctic Valley 3900 05/01/2016
11:00 am
32.9 33.6 28.5 94 4 SSE
10 26 FCNFAIC
S. Fork Eagle R. #2 2164 05/01/2016
10:52 am
41.3 43.3 30.3 67 5 SSW
10 12 MADIS
Hillside Home 1354 05/01/2016
12:10 pm
41.6 48.7 37.3 2 NNW
6 17 MADIS
Glenalps Snotel 2080 05/01/2016
11:00 am
42.2 46.9 35.4 3 SSE
9 12 0 -0.3 FCNFAIC
Indian Pass 2350 05/01/2016
11:00 am
36.9 38.7 30.6 - 41 19.5 NRCS
McHugh Creek DOT 85 05/01/2016
10:20 am
44.5 46.1 42.5 95 19 E
25 33 AKDOT
Mt. Alyeska (NRCS) 1539 05/01/2016
11:00 am
38.1 40.1 34.2 - 35 4.8 NRCS
Penguin Peak (AKDOT) 4200 05/01/2016
11:00 am
27.7 28.0 24.4 100 16 NNE
36 36 FCNFAIC
Alyeska(Top of Quad) 2800 05/01/2016
7:00 am
31.0 34.0 30.0 0 0 - 0 25 Alyeska
Alyeska (summit) 3664 05/01/2016
11:00 am
30.0 31.0 28.0 15 5 E
20 42 Alyeska
Alyeska Resort Hourly Weather - Mid Moun 1700 05/01/2016
11:00 am
37.0 40.0 33.0 95 - 83 Alyeska
Alyeska (max mtn.) 3200 05/01/2016
11:00 am
31.0 31.0 29.0 100 8 NNE
14 14 Alyeska
Bird Point DOT 62 05/01/2016
10:20 am
43.4 45.2 39.8 91 16 ENE
21 24 AKDOT
Portage 10 05/01/2016
11:00 am
42.0 43.0 38.0 6 SSE
13 21 4 AKRR
Seattle Ridge 2400 05/01/2016
10:00 am
30.6 32.1 27.6 100 12 SE
19 26 FCNFAIC
Portage DOT 66 05/01/2016
10:20 am
42.7 42.7 37.7 85 7 NNE
12 13 AKDOT
Turnagain Pass DOT 1020 05/01/2016
10:20 am
37.0 39.3 35.2 94 6 NE
10 13 AKDOT
Portage (PATO) 95 05/01/2016
10:50 am
43.1 43.1 35.9 76 22 E
31 39 MADIS
Turnagain Pass (Center Ridge) 1880 05/01/2016
11:00 am
36.6 37.3 32.1 - 105 54.4 NRCS
Whittier Harbor 13 05/01/2016
10:49 am
43.3 43.3 36.3 84 25 ENE
36 36 NWS
Sunburst 3812 05/01/2016
11:00 am
28.2 28.2 25.9 100 20 ENE
32 42 FCNFAIC
Granite 512 05/01/2016
9:55 am
39.3 41.3 36.3 92 4 ESE
12 14 MADIS
Fresno Ridge 3440 05/01/2016
11:00 am
29.7 29.7 27.0 100 20 NNE
26 34 FCNFAIC
Summit Lake DOT 1348 05/01/2016
10:21 am
40.7 41.1 33.9 82 7 NNE
16 16 AKDOT
Summit Lake MP 45 3800 05/01/2016
11:00 am
29.8 29.8 25.8 98 4 NNE
6 17 AKDOT
Summit Lake 1400 05/01/2016
11:00 am
41.9 42.3 34.0 5 NE
13 13 8 3.4 NRCS
AKRR Mile 43 3700 05/01/2016
11:00 am
28.0 28.0 25.0 97 20 NE
30 41 AKRR
Grandview 1100 05/01/2016
11:00 am
35.2 36.1 33.4 - 54 29.4 NRCS
Sterling Wye MP 37 3700 05/01/2016
11:00 am
30.9 31.7 28.0 91 4 ENE
12 13 AKDOT
Sterling Hwy DOT @ Tern Lake 686 05/01/2016
10:20 am
42.0 42.9 38.8 91 11 E
16 20 AKDOT
Crown Point 300 05/01/2016
11:00 am
47.4 47.4 36.7 65 2 NNW
4 5 -1 AKDOT
Wolverine Glacier 3250 05/01/2016
10:00 am
9999.0 9999.0 9999.0 80 30 ENE
9999 USGS
Moose Pass 05/01/2016
11:00 am
42.0 44.0 38.0 0 8 NW
14 15 0 AKRR
Alyeska Snow Course 2800 04/29/2016
6:00 am
old old old old old old old old old old Alyeska
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