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Heavy Rains and Associated Flooding Across the Plains This Weekend

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding is likely. Meanwhile, below normal temperatures settle over the northeast, with freeze warnings across much of New England into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

A Few Clouds

57°F

14°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 May 8:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Ketchikan International Airport AK

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers after 1am. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy early, then becoming cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Areas of fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 15 mph.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Ketchikan International Airport AK
 55.34°N 131.67°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:46 pm AKDT May 22, 2015
10pm AKDT May 22, 2015-6pm AKDT May 29, 2015
 
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