Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.77°NLon: -147.31°WElev: 433ft.

Partly Cloudy

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1009.3 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 10 Feb 2:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

North Pole AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: -3 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 21 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 10. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Washington's Birthday
Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
North Pole AK
 64.77°N 147.31°W (Elev. 479 ft)
4:10 am AKST Feb 10, 2016
3pm AKST Feb 10, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 16, 2016
 
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