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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

A Few Clouds

44°F

7°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.9 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 13 Dec 5:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Merrill Field AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated snow showers after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy freezing fog after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered snow showers between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Thursday
Isolated snow showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Patchy freezing fog after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 27. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Scattered snow showers between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 25.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Merrill Field AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:07 pm AKST Dec 13, 2017
6pm AKST Dec 13, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 20, 2017
 
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