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Weather summary and forecast for Cowlitz Glacier

Weather Summary and Forecast for Cowlitz Glacier
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Latitude: 46.812
Longitude: -121.688
Time Zone: America/Los_Angeles


CURRENT WEATHER FOR THIS LOCATION

Current Time: Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 6:15:48 AM PST
Sunrise in 1 hour 27 minutes 27 seconds

Observed Time:Tuesday, January 18, 2022, 06:00:19 AM PST (2022-01-18, 14:00:19 GMT)
Current Weather Summary:Foggy
Nearest Storm Distance:0 miles
Precipitation Intensity:0 in/hr
Precipitation Probability:0%
Temperature:30.4° F
Apparent Temperature:21.2° F
Dew Point30.14° F
Relative Humidity99%
Pressure1016.9 millibars
Wind Speed11.09 mph
Wind Gust21.16 mph
Wind DirectionW (274°)
Cloud Cover99%
UV Index0
Visibility0.167 miles
Ozone341.2 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: Foggy for the hour.



DETAILED HOURLY FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 168 HOURS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Snow (1–2 in.) this afternoon and evening.


* = "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: Mixed precipitation today through Thursday.

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
Tuesday
01/18/2022
Snow (1–2 in.) until evening. Sunrise: 07:46 AM
Sunset: 04:51 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.25 in 70% Snow 2.18 in 32.84° F 27.66° F 28.99° F 20.59° F 29.68° F 99% 6.27 mph 22.87 mph W (265°) 2.113 mi 98% 1019.4 mb 339.9 1
Wednesday
01/19/2022
Rain overnight. Sunrise: 07:45 AM
Sunset: 04:52 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.11 in 56% Rain - 36.04° F 27.41° F 35.54° F 27.9° F 29.74° F 93% 2.17 mph 4.89 mph S (175°) 5.821 mi 89% 1026.9 mb 323.9 1
Thursday
01/20/2022
Rain in the morning and afternoon. Sunrise: 07:45 AM
Sunset: 04:53 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.75 in 86% Rain - 37.68° F 27.68° F 32.22° F 21.16° F 31.17° F 96% 5.94 mph 14.92 mph WSW (258°) 2.551 mi 94% 1028 mb 327 1
Friday
01/21/2022
Partly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:44 AM
Sunset: 04:55 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.00 in 16% Snow 0.02 in 36.52° F 26.64° F 36.02° F 21.36° F 26.29° F 82% 3.79 mph 9.03 mph N (11°) 9.506 mi 48% 1034.4 mb 322.2 1
Saturday
01/22/2022
Partly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:43 AM
Sunset: 04:56 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.00 in 10% - 42.19° F 31.32° F 41.69° F 27.77° F 26.71° F 68% 3.4 mph 4.44 mph NE (46°) 9.015 mi 23% 1030.9 mb 311.3 1
Sunday
01/23/2022
Partly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:42 AM
Sunset: 04:58 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.00 in 7% - 47.73° F 33.58° F 47.23° F 31.72° F 25.02° F 59% 2.77 mph 4.18 mph NNE (13°) 9.123 mi 39% 1029.6 mb 307.7 1
Monday
01/24/2022
Overcast throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:41 AM
Sunset: 04:59 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.00 in 5% - 45.28° F 31.03° F 44.78° F 31.52° F 24.26° F 61% 2.35 mph 3.55 mph NNE (22°) 9.154 mi 89% 1026.7 mb 317.3 1
Tuesday
01/25/2022
Partly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:40 AM
Sunset: 05:01 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.03 in 13% Rain - 43.05° F 30.62° F 42.55° F 28.05° F 22.47° F 63% 2.57 mph 4.06 mph NW (312°) 8.987 mi 32% 1022.4 mb 313.5 1

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