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Weather summary and forecast for South Tahoma Glacier

Weather Summary and Forecast for South Tahoma Glacier
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Latitude: 46.822
Longitude: -121.807
Time Zone: America/Los_Angeles


CURRENT WEATHER FOR THIS LOCATION

Current Time: Saturday, May 15, 2021, 1:26:46 PM PDT
Sunset in 7 hours 10 minutes 37 seconds

Observed Time:Saturday, May 15, 2021, 01:00:13 PM PDT (2021-05-15, 20:00:13 GMT)
Current Weather Summary:Clear
Nearest Storm Distance:3 miles
Nearest Storm Bearing:E (83°)
Precipitation Intensity:0 in/hr
Precipitation Probability:0%
Temperature:52.91° F
Apparent Temperature:52.91° F
Dew Point37° F
Relative Humidity55%
Pressure1016.3 millibars
Wind Speed5.67 mph
Wind Gust7 mph
Wind DirectionNW (305°)
Cloud Cover8%
UV Index8
Visibility10 miles
Ozone332.4 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: Clear for the hour.



DETAILED HOURLY FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 168 HOURS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Clear 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: Snow (5–12 in.) on Monday through Friday.

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
Saturday
05/15/2021
Clear throughout the day. Sunrise: 05:33 AM
Sunset: 08:37 PM
Moon: Waxing Crescent
0.01 in 5% Rain - 56.3° F 35.63° F 55.8° F 32.53° F 30.74° F 58% 4.36 mph 7.97 mph NNW (341°) 10 mi 5% 1016.6 mb 336.9 8
Sunday
05/16/2021
Clear throughout the day. Sunrise: 05:32 AM
Sunset: 08:38 PM
Moon: Waxing Crescent
0.00 in 2% Rain - 58.63° F 38.51° F 58.13° F 39° F 34.49° F 63% 4.13 mph 7.46 mph WNW (299°) 10 mi 21% 1013.5 mb 326.3 8
Monday
05/17/2021
Snow (1–2 in.) overnight. Sunrise: 05:31 AM
Sunset: 08:39 PM
Moon: Waxing Crescent
0.08 in 38% Snow 0.62 in 48.33° F 30.42° F 43.86° F 25.12° F 36.03° F 89% 5.91 mph 16.63 mph W (260°) 9.52 mi 72% 1013.4 mb 337 6
Tuesday
05/18/2021
Snow (2–4 in.) until morning, starting again in the evening. Sunrise: 05:30 AM
Sunset: 08:41 PM
Moon: Waxing Crescent
0.32 in 70% Snow 3.43 in 40.13° F 26.1° F 34.18° F 21.26° F 28.8° F 93% 6.04 mph 13.13 mph WSW (256°) 6.584 mi 92% 1017.8 mb 352.7 5
Wednesday
05/19/2021
Overcast throughout the day. Sunrise: 05:29 AM
Sunset: 08:42 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.21 in 73% Snow 2.26 in 35.96° F 23.07° F 31.27° F 21.19° F 25.97° F 91% 3.47 mph 9.69 mph W (280°) 7.894 mi 90% 1017.6 mb 378.4 4
Thursday
05/20/2021
Foggy overnight. Sunrise: 05:28 AM
Sunset: 08:43 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.07 in 33% Snow 0.65 in 39.2° F 22.29° F 35.39° F 22.78° F 26.29° F 90% 3.12 mph 8.43 mph WNW (292°) 9.375 mi 57% 1020.2 mb 405.8 5
Friday
05/21/2021
Snow (1–2 in.) in the morning and afternoon. Sunrise: 05:27 AM
Sunset: 08:44 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.17 in 61% Snow 1.32 in 43.72° F 27.37° F 41.75° F 26.64° F 31.8° F 96% 2.7 mph 9.15 mph WNW (300°) 0.7 mi 100% 1022.7 mb 384.5 4
Saturday
05/22/2021
Foggy in the morning. Sunrise: 05:26 AM
Sunset: 08:45 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.06 in 25% Snow 0.48 in 49.45° F 29.18° F 48.35° F 26.37° F 30.22° F 76% 2.83 mph 9.14 mph NW (319°) 6.094 mi 99% 1024.9 mb 362.5 4

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