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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.56 in (1002.2 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jan 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Areas of fog after 3pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight.  Areas of fog before 9pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas Fog
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 20.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Areas of fog after 3pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Areas of fog before 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 27. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 6.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 3.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK
 65.04°N 147.41°W (Elev. 2005 ft)
2:43 am AKST Jan 16, 2018
4am AKST Jan 16, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 22, 2018
 
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