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Today's Forecast
↑37° ↓30°
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  • Dewpoint↓24° / ↑22°
  • Humidity↓60% / ↑78%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth16"
Partly cloudy before noon and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming partly cloudy later into the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
None expected throughout the day.
No precipitation expected throughout the day.
Winds variable at 2 to 9 mph through the morning becoming S 4 to 13 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 34 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Thursday the 15th
↑35° ↓29°
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  • Dewpoint↓19° / ↑20°
  • Humidity↓56% / ↑67%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth15"
Clear through the morning, and then mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy into the evening. Chance of snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
Expected snowfall to be a trace in the afternoon.
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds variable at 3 to 10 mph through the morning becoming E 8 to 17 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 21 mph. Wind chill expected to be 22 to 30 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Friday the 16th
↑38° ↓31°
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  • Dewpoint↓29° / ↑23°
  • Humidity↓64% / ↑89%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth15"
Overcast throughout the day. Chance of rain in the early morning and then snow in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
Snowfall expected to be a dusting before noon and a dusting in the afternoon followed by another trace amount later into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.15 inches
Winds E 7 to 16 mph through the morning shifting to E 5 to 14 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 20 mph. Wind chill expected to be 21 to 27 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Saturday the 17th
↑40° ↓34°
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  • Dewpoint↓34° / ↑34°
  • Humidity↓88% / ↑92%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth14"
Overcast through the morning, and then mostly cloudy becoming cloudy into the evening. Chance of rain in the early morning, rain and snow after daylight and then rain and snow in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
Snowfall expected to be a dusting before noon and a dusting in the afternoon, then another trace amount in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.11 to 0.55 inches
Winds E 5 to 14 mph through the morning becoming E 5 to 14 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 18 mph. Expected wind chill to be 27 to 32 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Sunday the 18th
↑41° ↓35°
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  • Dewpoint↓36° / ↑36°
  • Humidity↓90% / ↑94%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth15"
Cloudy throughout the day. Chance of rain in the early morning, rain and snow after daylight and then rain and snow in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
Snowfall expected to be a dusting before noon and a trace in the afternoon, then another trace amount in the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.25 to 1.25 inches
Winds E 4 to 13 mph through the morning becoming E 4 to 13 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be 31 to 37 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
Monday the 19th
↑39° ↓34°
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  • Dewpoint↓34° / ↑31°
  • Humidity↓90% / ↑93%
  • Regional Forecasted Snow0"
  • Regional Snow Depth14"
Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Chance of rain in the early morning, rain and snow after daylight and then rain in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible throughout the day.
Snowfall expected to be a dusting in the afternoon, then another dusting later into the evening.
Potential Precip: 0.03 to 0.13 inches
Winds variable at 3 to 10 mph through the morning becoming variable at 3 to 10 mph in the afternoon, evening with gusts up to 13 mph. Expected wind chill to be 30 to 33 degrees throughout the day.
Daily Freezing Level In Feet
  • Last Update08 Oct @ 06:10
  • Snow Past 24 hrs0"
  • Snow Past 48 hrs0"
  • Season Total0"
  • Average Base Depth( Estimate ) 16"
  • Today's Snow Potential0"
Comments
None Reported
  • High Lift Elevation3,939ft
  • Base Elevation250ft
  • Vertical Drop2,500ft
  • Longest Trail2500 ft
  • Trails0 of 76
  • Lifts0 of 9
  • Acreage0 of 1500 ( 0% )
Other Info
  • Additional ReportsNone Available
27°
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Conditions
  • Humidity96%
  • Dewpoint26°
  • SustainedN 0mph
  • GustingN 0mph
  • Visibility0.25 miles
  • Snow Depth8"
Comments
Freezing Fog
Location
Portage, Portage Glacier, AK
  • Elevation197ft
  • UpdatedNov 14 @ 08:08
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Location
  • City: Girdwood
  • State: Alaska
  • Country: United States
October 31, 2018 - Western US Short and Long Range Weather Outlook
It's all in the video...

If you check our long range season outlook posted in September, we have it covered, snow happening as planned, and more to come as we expected, no surprises:



It's also helpful to stay updated via our forecasts for individual resorts, for the finer details.

Expanded Outlook

Wednesday
↑37° / ↓30°
iconWinds: variable 2 to 9 mph, then S 4 to 13 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑37° / ↓35°
Sky
Partly cloudy through the morning. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
None expected.
Winds
Morning winds variable at 2 to 9 mph. Wind chill expected to be 32 to 34 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑33° / ↓30°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming partly cloudy into the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
None expected.
Precipitation
No precipitation expected through the afternoon and evening.
Winds
Afternoon winds S 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 32 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
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Thursday
↑35° / ↓29°
iconWinds: variable 3 to 10 mph, then E 8 to 17 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑35° / ↓32°
Sky
Clear through the morning. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
No snow through the morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Morning winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 30 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑34° / ↓29°
Sky
Mostly clear with a few clouds becoming mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening. Chance of snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace in the afternoon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.02 to 0.1 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds E 8 to 17 mph with gusts up to 21 mph. Expected wind chill to be 22 to 30 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
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Friday
↑38° / ↓31°
iconWinds: E 7 to 16 mph, then E 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑37° / ↓34°
Sky
Overcast before noon. Chance of rain in the early morning. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be a trace before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Morning winds E 7 to 16 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Wind chill expected to be 21 to 25 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑34° / ↓33°
Sky
Cloudy into the evening. Chance of snow in the afternoon and then rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be a dusting in the afternoon, then another trace amount in the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: trace amount
Winds
Afternoon winds E 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 24 to 27 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
temperature graph
Saturday
↑40° / ↓34°
iconWinds: E 5 to 14 mph, then E 5 to 14 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑40° / ↓38°
Sky
Overcast before noon. Chance of rain in the early morning and then rain and snow after daylight. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
Expected snowfall to be a dusting before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.04 to 0.2 inches
Winds
Morning winds E 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 27 to 32 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑37° / ↓36°
Sky
Mostly cloudy becoming cloudy into the evening. Chance of rain and snow in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace in the afternoon followed by another trace later into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.06 to 0.3 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds E 5 to 14 mph with gusts up to 18 mph. Wind chill expected to be 30 to 32 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
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Sunday
↑41° / ↓35°
iconWinds: E 4 to 13 mph, then E 4 to 13 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑41° / ↓39°
Sky
Overcast before noon. Chance of rain in the early morning and then rain and snow after daylight. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
Snowfall expected to be a dusting before noon.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.14 to 0.68 inches
Winds
Morning winds E 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be 31 to 37 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑38° / ↓36°
Sky
Cloudy into the evening. Chance of rain and snow in the afternoon, rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a trace in the afternoon followed by another dusting into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.08 to 0.38 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds E 4 to 13 mph with gusts up to 16 mph. Expected wind chill to be 33 to 37 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
temperature graph
Monday
↑39° / ↓34°
iconWinds: variable 3 to 10 mph, then variable 3 to 10 mph
iconForecast Snow: 0"
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AM

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↑39° / ↓38°
Sky
Mostly cloudy before noon. Chance of rain in the early morning and then rain and snow after daylight. Morning thunderstorms possible.
Snow
Flurries possible through the morning.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.03 inches
Winds
Morning winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Expected wind chill to be 30 to 33 degrees through the morning.

PM

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↑35° / ↓34°
Sky
Mostly cloudy through the afternoon and evening. Chance of rain in the afternoon and then rain and snow in the evening. Thunderstorms possible through the afternoon and evening.
Snow
Snowfall forecasted to be a dusting in the afternoon, then another dusting later into the evening.
Precipitation
Potential Precip: 0.01 to 0.03 inches
Winds
Afternoon winds variable at 3 to 10 mph. Wind chill expected to be 31 to 32 degrees into the evening.
Hourly Temperatures at 538ft
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Snow Maker's Corner

Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature28°
  • Soil Low Temperature23°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature22°
  • Soil Low Temperature20°
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature25°
  • Soil Low Temperature20°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature28°
  • Soil Low Temperature25°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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Regional Soil Temperatures
  • Soil High Temperature30°
  • Soil Low Temperature29°
Base Wet Bulb Temperatures (F)
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