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Very Cold with Snow and Ice Across the Central & Eastern States; Turning Unsettled in the Northwest

Well below normal temperatures, bitterly cold wind chills, and another round of snow and ice will impact the central and eastern U.S. through at least Tuesday. Wintry precipitation will extend as far south as Texas and Louisiana. Meanwhile, rain and wind will return to the Pacific Northwest, with locally heavy precipitation by mid-week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.5 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Polk Inlet AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Chance Snow
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 3am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
Polk Inlet AK
 55.36°N 132.52°W (Elev. 7 ft)
10:51 am AKST Jan 16, 2018
3pm AKST Jan 16, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 22, 2018
 
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