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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: Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 8:50:45 AM PDT
Sunset in 10 hours 3 minutes 5 seconds

Observed Time:Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 08:00:19 AM PDT (2021-09-28, 15:00:19 GMT)
Current Weather Summary:Light Snow
Nearest Storm Distance:0 miles
Precipitation Intensity:0.0072 in/hr
Precipitation Probability:99%
Precipitation Type:Snow
Temperature:35.67° F
Apparent Temperature:28.38° F
Dew Point28.65° F
Relative Humidity75%
Pressure1014.5 millibars
Wind Speed9.8 mph
Wind Gust12.5 mph
Wind DirectionW (265°)
Cloud Cover98%
UV Index0
Visibility1 miles
Ozone323.6 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: Light snow stopping in 5 min., starting again 7 min. later.



DETAILED HOURLY FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 168 HOURS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Snow (1–3 in.) until this evening, starting again tomorrow afternoon.


* = "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 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
Tuesday
09/28/2021
Snow (2–4 in.) until evening. Sunrise: 07:04 AM
Sunset: 06:54 PM
Moon: Last Quarter
0.53 in 86% Snow 3.38 in 37.34° F 32.6° F 32.53° F 25.98° F 31.6° F 88% 7.71 mph 17.54 mph WSW (257°) 4.183 mi 97% 1016.3 mb 320.8 3
Wednesday
09/29/2021
Rain starting in the afternoon. Sunrise: 07:05 AM
Sunset: 06:52 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.14 in 79% Rain - 46.21° F 32.83° F 43.45° F 29.18° F 32.52° F 77% 4.43 mph 10.78 mph S (173°) 9.467 mi 96% 1020 mb 293.7 3
Thursday
09/30/2021
Rain until evening. Sunrise: 07:06 AM
Sunset: 06:50 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
1.02 in 94% Rain - 50.08° F 35.83° F 47.83° F 32.88° F 40.18° F 89% 4.93 mph 11.03 mph SSW (207°) 6.485 mi 86% 1020.6 mb 277.7 3
Friday
10/01/2021
Clear throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:08 AM
Sunset: 06:48 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.00 in 14% Rain - 49.4° F 35.26° F 47.81° F 32.59° F 29° F 65% 3.28 mph 6.64 mph NNW (332°) 9.939 mi 33% 1024.4 mb 304.8 4
Saturday
10/02/2021
Overcast throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:09 AM
Sunset: 06:46 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.00 in 0% - 54.64° F 36.51° F 54.14° F 33.68° F 22.92° F 42% 3.07 mph 6.17 mph ENE (77°) 10 mi 83% 1021.7 mb 286.5 3
Sunday
10/03/2021
Overcast throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:10 AM
Sunset: 06:44 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.00 in 0% - 61.44° F 44.28° F 60.94° F 44.77° F 24.53° F 37% 2.22 mph 3.9 mph ENE (73°) 10 mi 77% 1018.3 mb 283.2 3
Monday
10/04/2021
Mostly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:12 AM
Sunset: 06:42 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.00 in 0% - 59.32° F 42.54° F 58.82° F 43.03° F 28.38° F 46% 2.05 mph 5.59 mph NNE (23°) 10 mi 70% 1017.9 mb 275.4 3
Tuesday
10/05/2021
Possible light rain in the afternoon and evening. Sunrise: 07:13 AM
Sunset: 06:40 PM
Moon: Waning Crescent
0.19 in 59% Rain - 50.62° F 33.5° F 50.15° F 33.35° F 29.14° F 61% 2.55 mph 5.24 mph W (268°) 10 mi 82% 1015.4 mb 286.7 4

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