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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 8:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Merrill Field AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow and freezing rain before midnight, then snow.  Low around 25. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  High near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of snow and freezing rain before midnight, then snow. Low around 25. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
Snow before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. High near 31. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming north in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Monday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Merrill Field AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
7:22 pm AKST Feb 21, 2018
9pm AKST Feb 21, 2018-6pm AKST Feb 28, 2018
 
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