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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

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

-8°C

18°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1003.1 mb (29.59 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (15°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 13 Dec 10:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -2 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Calm wind.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -5 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near -2. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: -2 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near -4.

    Chance Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow, mainly before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around -14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -2. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -2. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -5. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. East wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -7. East wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -4.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -6.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near -4.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around -14.
Monday
A slight chance of snow before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near -12.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -11.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -8.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK
 65.04°N 147.41°W (Elev. 611 m)
7:58 pm AKST Dec 13, 2017
11pm AKST Dec 13, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 20, 2017
 
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