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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Overcast

11°F

-12°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in (1010.6 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Nov 11:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks International Airport AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm, then flurries after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 13. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 13 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Flurries before 1am.  Patchy freezing fog after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Flurries and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: -5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Sunny, with a high near -1. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Sunny

    High: -1 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 5 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -12 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near -3.

    Sunny

    High: -3 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -14.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near -3.

    Sunny

    High: -3 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm, then flurries after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 13. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Flurries before 1am. Patchy freezing fog after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Sunny, with a high near -1. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -7. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 5. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -12.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near -3.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -14.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near -3.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 0.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 2.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks International Airport AK
 64.81°N 147.88°W (Elev. 427 ft)
5:54 am AKST Nov 17, 2017
12pm AKST Nov 17, 2017-6pm AKST Nov 23, 2017
 
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