Wintry weather for Midwest, Ohio Valley; Bitter cold for Northeast

A bitterly cold airmass has invaded the eastern U.S this weekend bringing the coldest temperatures of the season. Gusty winds will combine with these cold temperatures to create dangerous wind chills well below zero in many parts of the Northeast. Meanwhile, a developing storm in the Plains will bring wintry precipitation to the Midwest and Ohio Valley on Sunday.
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Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: -132.19°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.48 in (998.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 14 Feb 11:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Grindall Island AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 43. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly before midnight.  Low around 38. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Scattered showers before noon, then rain likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Low around 34. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 39. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Chance Rain

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 43. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northwest. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 38. Northwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Washington's Birthday
Scattered showers before noon, then rain likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Rain. Low around 34. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 39. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Grindall Island AK
 55.36°N 132.19°W (Elev. 669 ft)
9:40 am AKST Feb 14, 2016
12pm AKST Feb 14, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 20, 2016
 
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