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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Snow

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 10:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks International Airport AK

Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until February 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of snow, mainly after midnight.  Areas of freezing fog after midnight. Low around 16. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 9am, then scattered snow showers after 3pm.  Areas of freezing fog before 9am, then patchy freezing fog after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Freezing Fog

    High: 34 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Patchy freezing fog. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then periods of snow, mainly after 9am.  Patchy freezing fog. High near 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Periods of snow before 9pm, then snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Areas of freezing fog. Low around 15. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of snow after 9am.  Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Chance Snow

    High: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Periods of snow, mainly after midnight. Areas of freezing fog after midnight. Low around 16. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Snow likely before 9am, then scattered snow showers after 3pm. Areas of freezing fog before 9am, then patchy freezing fog after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Patchy freezing fog. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then periods of snow, mainly after 9am. Patchy freezing fog. High near 37. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Periods of snow before 9pm, then snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Areas of freezing fog. Low around 15. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of snow after 9am. Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 2.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -15.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -9.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks International Airport AK
 64.83°N 147.88°W (Elev. 427 ft)
5:29 pm AKST Feb 23, 2017
11pm AKST Feb 23, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 2, 2017
 
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