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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.74 in (1007.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Westgate AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain before 2pm, then isolated showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain before 11am, then scattered showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain before 2pm, then isolated showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 11am, then scattered showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Westgate AK
 64.83°N 147.75°W (Elev. 433 ft)
4:56 am AKDT Aug 21, 2017
12pm AKDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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