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Weather summary and forecast for Van Trump Glacier

Weather Summary and Forecast for Van Trump Glacier
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Latitude: 46.817
Longitude: -121.763
Time Zone: America/Los_Angeles


CURRENT WEATHER FOR THIS LOCATION

Current Time: Saturday, December 3, 2022, 9:02:31 AM PST
Sunset in 7 hours 19 minutes 8 seconds

Observed Time:Saturday, December 03, 2022, 09:00:14 AM PST (2022-12-03, 17:00:14 GMT)
Current Weather Summary:Possible Light Snow
Nearest Storm Distance:0 miles
Precipitation Intensity:0.0023 in/hr
Precipitation Probability:40%
Precipitation Type:Snow
Temperature:20.3° F
Apparent Temperature:11.86° F
Dew Point12.16° F
Relative Humidity70%
Pressure1020.2 millibars
Wind Speed6.47 mph
Wind Gust11.94 mph
Wind DirectionE (79°)
Cloud Cover55%
UV Index0
Visibility10 miles
Ozone361.8 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: Possible light snow stopping in 13 min.



DETAILED HOURLY FORECAST FOR THE NEXT 168 HOURS FOR THIS LOCATION

Forecast: Snow (1–3 in.) 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: Heavy snow (24–42 in.) tomorrow through next Saturday.

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
12/03/2022
Partly cloudy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:36 AM
Sunset: 04:21 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.05 in 30% Snow 0.81 in 31.87° F 16.05° F 24.13° F 2.7° F 9.91° F 62% 9.11 mph 25.21 mph E (79°) 9.479 mi 51% 1019.6 mb 359.2 1
Sunday
12/04/2022
Snow (1–4 in.) in the afternoon. Sunrise: 07:37 AM
Sunset: 04:21 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.15 in 49% Snow 2.31 in 25.13° F 16.79° F 18.21° F 11.09° F 11.45° F 69% 6.34 mph 14.02 mph E (89°) 8.183 mi 82% 1017.1 mb 327.4 1
Monday
12/05/2022
Foggy starting in the afternoon. Sunrise: 07:38 AM
Sunset: 04:21 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.06 in 35% Snow 0.81 in 31.86° F 19° F 29.9° F 14.43° F 15.85° F 75% 3.18 mph 5.85 mph WSW (243°) 6.368 mi 76% 1018.2 mb 321.2 1
Tuesday
12/06/2022
Foggy throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:39 AM
Sunset: 04:21 PM
Moon: Waxing Gibbous
0.09 in 50% Snow 1.21 in 28.55° F 17.55° F 23.26° F 11.46° F 17° F 81% 4.27 mph 9.42 mph W (259°) 1.478 mi 94% 1020.8 mb 300.9 1
Wednesday
12/07/2022
Foggy in the morning and afternoon. Sunrise: 07:40 AM
Sunset: 04:20 PM
Moon: Full Moon
0.10 in 52% Snow 1.30 in 28.2° F 14.91° F 27.98° F 15.4° F 16.64° F 80% 2.77 mph 7.13 mph WSW (246°) 2.307 mi 99% 1023.5 mb 286.6 1
Thursday
12/08/2022
Heavy snow (10–15 in.) throughout the day. Sunrise: 07:41 AM
Sunset: 04:20 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.69 in 84% Snow 10.21 in 23.57° F 17.91° F 23.07° F 18.4° F 16.75° F 85% 2.17 mph 7.22 mph SSE (167°) 1.551 mi 100% 1017.4 mb 319.2 1
Friday
12/09/2022
Heavy snow (9–14 in.) in the morning and afternoon. Sunrise: 07:42 AM
Sunset: 04:20 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.80 in 87% Snow 13.56 in 24.1° F 11.88° F 23.6° F 6.28° F 13.5° F 82% 2.97 mph 9 mph WSW (253°) 1.078 mi 98% 1014.5 mb 348.5 1
Saturday
12/10/2022
Snow (4–7 in.) overnight. Sunrise: 07:43 AM
Sunset: 04:20 PM
Moon: Waning Gibbous
0.27 in 68% Snow 4.14 in 24.35° F 14.95° F 22.87° F 8.98° F 10.67° F 72% 2.75 mph 9.98 mph ESE (104°) 2.267 mi 100% 1022.8 mb 296.5 1

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