Lituya Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

Light rain (total 6mm) on Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with heavy fall of snow, heaviest during Tue afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Mon afternoon, min -4°C on Tue afternoon). Winds decreasing (near gales from the S on Tue morning, light winds from the WNW by Wed night).

Days 3-6 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sat afternoon. Temperatures will be below freezing (max -2°C on Thu afternoon, min -5°C on Fri morning). Wind will be generally light.

Days 6-9 Lituya Mountain Weather Summary:

A light covering of new snow mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Mon morning, min -3°C on Sun afternoon). Winds decreasing (strong winds from the WNW on Mon night, calm by Wed night).

Sunday
26
Monday
27
Tuesday
28
Wed
29
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 night AM
light rain
rain showers
snow showers
heavy snow
snow showers
moderate snow
moderate snow
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
light snow
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
clear
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
25 WSW25
25 SW25
50 S50
40 SSW40
20 WSW20
20 W20
20 WNW20
10 WNW10
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
15 W15
15 WNW15
15 NW15
10 W10
15 W15
20 WNW20
10 NNE10
15 N15
10 NNE10
15 NW15
25 WNW25
40 WNW40
30 W30
20 WNW20
5 NE5
5 NNE5
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Rain
Rain mm
5 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - 4 12 8 10 8 3 - 1 3 2 2 2 1 3 1 - - - - 1 4 - 1 - 2
High °C
4 4 2 -3 -3 -4 -4 -2 -3 -2 -2 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -1 2 2 2 -1 -1 0 -1
Low °C
4 4 0 -4 -4 -4 -4 -3 -3 -3 -4 -5 -4 -4 -4 -4 -5 -4 -3 -3 0 2 1 -1 -2 -1 -1
Chill °C
-1 -1 -5 -12 -10 -11 -10 -7 -8 -7 -7 -10 -10 -9 -8 -9 -10 -9 -8 -5 -2 -3 -4 -8 -6 -3 -4
Freezing level m
3800 3750 3300 2600 2200 2250 2300 2350 2450 2450 2400 2150 2250 2250 2250 2300 2100 2200 2450 2600 3100 3350 3400 2900 2700 3050 2750
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop mountain backdrop
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Sunrise
- - 5:41 - - 5:45 - - 5:47 - - 5:48 - - 5:50 - - 5:54 - - 5:56 - - 5:58 - - 6:00
Sunset
8:44 - - 8:40 - - 8:37 - - 8:35 - - 8:31 - - 8:30 - - 8:27 - - 8:23 - - 8:21 - -

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Lituya Mountain at the specific elevation of 3000 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
SHIP6534
65 km S
-m alt.
55 minutes ago
14.0° C
-
18
Light winds from the ESE
(18 kph at 120).
BUOY-46083
65 km S
3m alt.
2 hours ago
14.1° C
18
Light winds from the ESE
(18 kph at 110).
BUOY-CSPA2
82 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
15.1° C
11
Light winds from the WSW
(11 kph at 250).
Elfin Cove Airport
92 km SE
3m alt.
2 hours ago
14° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
32 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
BUOY-ELFA2
93 km SE
3m alt.
3 hours ago
16.5° 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.