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Weather summary and forecast for Nisqually Glacier

Weather Summary and Forecast for Nisqually Glacier
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Latitude: 46.803
Longitude: -121.745
Time Zone: America/Los_Angeles


CURRENT WEATHER FOR THIS LOCATION

Current Time: Sunday, February 28, 2021, 1:20:57 PM PST
Sunset in 4 hours 32 minutes 7 seconds

Observed Time:Sunday, February 28, 2021, 01:00:17 PM PST (2021-02-28, 21:00:17 GMT)
Current Weather Summary:Overcast
Nearest Storm Distance:4 miles
Nearest Storm Bearing:N (1°)
Precipitation Intensity:0 in/hr
Precipitation Probability:0%
Temperature:32.27° F
Apparent Temperature:25.94° F
Dew Point30.55° F
Relative Humidity93%
Pressure1024.5 millibars
Wind Speed6.83 mph
Wind Gust12.45 mph
Wind DirectionN (357°)
Cloud Cover99%
UV Index2
Visibility3.978 miles
Ozone319.5 DU


CURRENT ALERTS, WATCHES, WARNINGS AND ADVISORIES FOR THIS LOCATION

There are currently no alerts, watches, warnings or advisories for this location


PRECIPITATION FORECAST FOR THE NEXT HOUR FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast for the next hour: Overcast for the hour.



DETAILED HOURLY FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 168 HOURS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Overcast throughout the day.


* = "New Snow Accumulation from Start" factors the hourly snow fall + snow compaction + snow melt into a variable that shows the anticipated observed accumulation of snow on the ground. This varies from hourly snow fall in that snow fall does not account for compaction and melting. Think of this as how much snow are we likely to see accumulating on the surface at x hours after this forecast was generated, above the current level of snow already on the ground.

OVERALL FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 7 DAYS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Heavy snow (16–28 in.) throughout the week.

Date Summary Sun & Moon Precip Total Precip Probability Precip Type Snow Fall* High Temp Low Temp High Apparent Temp Low Apparent Temp Dew Point Humidity Wind Speed Wind Gust Wind Dir Visibility Cloud Cover Pressure Ozone UV
Sunday
02/28/2021
Foggy in the morning. Sunrise: 06:49 AM
Sunset: 05:53 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.12 in 49% Snow 1.39 in 35.14° F 21.71° F 34.05° F 13.89° F 25.54° F 89% 6.39 mph 20.87 mph NW (307°) 4.464 mi 95% 1024.2 mb 317.4 2
Monday
03/01/2021
Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 06:47 AM
Sunset: 05:54 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.01 in 17% Snow 0.13 in 37.3° F 27.66° F 35.1° F 23.05° F 27.16° F 85% 3.75 mph 7.36 mph SW (223°) 6.817 mi 87% 1019.6 mb 331.9 3
Tuesday
03/02/2021
Overcast throughout the day. Sunrise: 06:45 AM
Sunset: 05:56 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.02 in 47% Snow 0.22 in 31.97° F 22.01° F 27.15° F 19.15° F 22.04° F 83% 3.84 mph 7.89 mph WSW (258°) 6.842 mi 84% 1019 mb 368.1 2
Wednesday
03/03/2021
Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 06:43 AM
Sunset: 05:57 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.01 in 24% Snow 0.11 in 37.27° F 23.33° F 36.99° F 19.69° F 21.32° F 72% 3.2 mph 5.66 mph SE (138°) 8.087 mi 76% 1014 mb 358.8 2
Thursday
03/04/2021
Foggy until evening. Sunrise: 06:41 AM
Sunset: 05:59 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.01 in 27% Snow 0.07 in 39.08° F 29.81° F 38.58° F 26.57° F 24.71° F 72% 3.16 mph 6.21 mph ESE (109°) 6.162 mi 70% 1016.3 mb 347.3 3
Friday
03/05/2021
Snow (1–3 in.) in the evening and overnight. Sunrise: 06:39 AM
Sunset: 06:00 PM
Moon: Last Quarter
0.12 in 42% Snow 1.19 in 41.8° F 26.45° F 41.3° F 21.64° F 23.82° F 70% 2.81 mph 15.18 mph ESE (106°) 4.58 mi 100% 1014.3 mb 396.6 2
Saturday
03/06/2021
Snow (2–5 in.) until evening. Sunrise: 06:37 AM
Sunset: 06:02 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.36 in 85% Snow 4.11 in 30.77° F 23.34° F 30.27° F 20.21° F 21.89° F 80% 3.01 mph 18.06 mph SSW (202°) 4.465 mi 95% 1013.5 mb 370.8 2
Sunday
03/07/2021
Heavy snow (12–19 in.) until evening. Sunrise: 06:36 AM
Sunset: 06:03 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
1.23 in 84% Snow 15.91 in 30.27° F 20.02° F 28.17° F 15.64° F 20.14° F 82% 3.51 mph 8.14 mph S (188°) 1.56 mi 99% 1016.3 mb 340.4 3

* - Not necessarily equivalent to snow accumulation. See 'Next 168 hour' Tab for that estimate.
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