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Expanded California Fire Weather Threats; Unsettled Across the West

A storm system will impact the western third of the U.S.. Strong, gusty winds will increase Fire Weather threats across much of western and central California. Rain and mountain snows can be expected across the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies, with wintry conditions in the Great Basin and High Plains. Accumulating snows will also continue across the Upper Midwest to the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Snow

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 29.25 in (990.6 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 15 Dec 5:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ENE Knik Heights AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 35 to 45 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 23 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then snow likely between 9am and 3pm, then scattered snow showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 20.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 35 to 45 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 65 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely before 9am, then snow showers likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then snow likely between 9am and 3pm, then scattered snow showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 26. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. North wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 20.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ENE Knik Heights AK
 61.13°N 149.55°W (Elev. 3140 ft)
3:26 pm AKST Dec 15, 2017
6pm AKST Dec 15, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 22, 2017
 
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