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Heavy precipitation for parts of the Pacific Northwest

Moisture will continue to stream into the Pacific Northwest for the next several days. Heavy rain will continue along the coast, while heavy snow will impact the highest elevations of the Cascades. In the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes, more arctic air will bring periods of snow, blustery winds and cold wind chills. Light snow is also possible in New England and the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

3°F

-16°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 21 Nov 11:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 0. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 0 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow.  High near 12. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 12 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 3 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -6 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near -5.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -5 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -6.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -6 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 0. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow. High near 12. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. South wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thanksgiving Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -6. Calm wind.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -5.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -6.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -3.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK
 65.04°N 147.41°W (Elev. 2005 ft)
8:04 pm AKST Nov 21, 2017
12am AKST Nov 22, 2017-6pm AKST Nov 27, 2017
 
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