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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 23 Oct 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers before 4am, then rain after 4am.  Low around 35. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 36. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain before 7pm, then showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Low around 35. West wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 10pm, then scattered showers, mainly between 10pm and 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Cloudy

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers before 4am, then rain after 4am. Low around 35. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 36. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Rain before 7pm, then showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Low around 35. West wind 15 to 25 mph decreasing to 5 to 15 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 10pm, then scattered showers, mainly between 10pm and 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 36. North wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Friday
Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK
 55.38°N 131.59°W (Elev. 1998 ft)
12:34 am AKDT Oct 23, 2017
2am AKDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm AKDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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