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Video: Fresh snow covers Chugach front range peaks

  • Author: Rugile Kaladyte
  • Updated: August 17, 2017
  • Published August 17, 2017

Fresh snow cover various mountain peaks on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in the front range of the Chugach Mountains. On Wednesday evening, there was a special weather statement predicting possible thunderstorms producing locally heavy rainfall and small hail in Anchorage. The National Weather Service forecast called for a 40 percent chance of precipitation Thursday evening with a low of 47 degrees Fahrenheit. A chance of scattered showers was expected to persist into Friday, with a high of 58 degrees and a low of 48.