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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in (1023.3 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 22 Feb 1:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Polk Inlet AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely before 3pm, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. North wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Snow showers likely before 3pm, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
Polk Inlet AK
 55.36°N 132.52°W (Elev. 7 ft)
5:39 pm AKST Feb 21, 2017
2am AKST Feb 22, 2017-6pm AKST Feb 28, 2017
 
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