Lituya Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon night, min -4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds increasing (light winds from the SE on Mon morning, strong winds from the SSE by Tue afternoon).

Days 3-6 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Thu afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -3°C on Wed morning, min -6°C on Thu night). Winds decreasing (gales from the ESE on Wed night, calm by Fri afternoon).

Days 6-9 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

A heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 1°C on Mon night, min -6°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the NNW on Sat night, near gales from the SW by Mon night).

Friday
26
Saturday
27
Sunday
28
Mon
29
night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
moderate snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
light snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
heavy snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
clear
clear
snow showers
heavy snow
heavy snow
Wind km/h
30 SSE30
35 SSE35
30 SSE30
20 SE20
10 SE10
15 SSE15
25 SE25
35 SE35
40 SSE40
40 SSE40
20 SE20
20 ESE20
30 ESE30
50 ESE50
35 SSE35
25 SSE25
15 E15
0 SSE0
15 WSW15
15 WNW15
15 NW15
10 NNW10
10 WNW10
10 WNW10
15 S15
40 SSE40
45 SSE45
heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow mod. snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow light snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow heavy snow snow shwrs some clouds clear some clouds clear clear snow shwrs heavy snow heavy snow
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
30 18 21 21 7 12 36 31 29 54 13 5 18 17 33 36 18 20 23 - - - - - 4 25 34
High °C
-2 -2 -2 -2 -1 0 1 0 -2 -4 -3 -3 -3 -3 -4 -5 -5 -5 -6 -5 -5 -5 -4 -3 -3 -3 -1
Low °C
-3 -2 -2 -2 -1 -1 0 -1 -4 -4 -3 -3 -4 -4 -5 -6 -5 -6 -6 -6 -6 -6 -4 -3 -5 -4 -1
Chill °C
-9 -10 -9 -8 -5 -5 -4 -7 -10 -12 -9 -9 -11 -12 -12 -13 -10 -5 -12 -10 -10 -8 -8 -7 -7 -11 -9
Freezing level m
1550 1600 1600 1450 1700 1850 2050 1900 1600 1400 1450 1550 1300 1450 1350 1150 1100 1100 1050 1000 1150 900 1150 1350 1200 1150 1450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- 8:00 - - 8:02 - - 8:04 - - 8:07 - - 8:10 - - 8:11 - - 8:14 - - 8:17 - - 8:18 -
Sunset
- - 5:46 - - 5:44 - - 5:40 - - 5:38 - - 5:36 - - 5:32 - - 5:30 - - 5:28 - - 5:25

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Lituya Mountain at the specific elevation of 2000 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Lituya Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of Alaska United States.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
SHIP7184
65 km S
-m alt.
1 hour ago
11.4° C
-
43
Strong winds from the ESE
(43 kph at 110).
Fairweather Grounds Buoy
65 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
11.5° C
36
Fresh winds from the ESE
(36 kph at 110).
BUOY-CSPA2
82 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
9.3° C
18
Light winds from the E
(18 kph at 100).
BUOY-cspa2
82 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
9.3° C
18
Light winds from the E
(18 kph at 100).
BUOY-ELFA2
93 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
8.6° C

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Lituya Mountain and within an acceptable time window.