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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 4:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks International Airport AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Isolated showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a slight chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Isolated showers after 4pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Monday Night
Isolated showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of rain before 10am, then a slight chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 10am. Mostly 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 64.
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 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks International Airport AK
 64.81°N 147.88°W (Elev. 427 ft)
4:48 pm AKDT Aug 20, 2017
5pm AKDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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