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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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Ketchikan AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 57. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 56. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 58. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 56. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 58. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Ketchikan AK
 55.36°N 131.61°W (Elev. 1024 ft)
4:30 am AKDT Aug 21, 2017
8am AKDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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