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Low Elevation Snow in the West; Stormy Weather Followed by Snow in the Northeast

Another cold weather system sliding south along the west coast will bring rain with some low elevation snow to the western states. Snow will be as low as 300 feet in western Washington. A vigorous cold front moving through the Northeast will bring heavy rain and thunderstorms followed by areas of snow. Rain-on-snow flooding is possible in portions of New England and New York State. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 25 Feb 10:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Mountain Point AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy freezing fog after midnight. Clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow, mainly after 3am.  Low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 3pm, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy freezing fog after midnight. Clear, with a low around 29. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Patchy freezing fog before 9am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 40. North wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Snow, mainly after 3am. Low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Snow. High near 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 3pm, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Mountain Point AK
 55.3°N 131.45°W (Elev. 197 ft)
3:23 pm AKST Feb 25, 2017
11pm AKST Feb 25, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 4, 2017
 
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