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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 2:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Grindall Island AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow before noon, then rain between noon and 3pm, then rain showers likely after 3pm.  High near 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow then
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered rain showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely after 9am, mixing with rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Snow before noon, then rain between noon and 3pm, then rain showers likely after 3pm. High near 39. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered rain showers before 9pm, then scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Snow likely after 9am, mixing with rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 3am, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly 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)
11:00 am AKST Feb 23, 2018
3pm AKST Feb 23, 2018-6pm AKST Mar 1, 2018
 
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