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Active Weather From the Upper Midwest to the East Coast

A strong cold front will impact the entire east coast this weekend with much cooler temperatures and gusty winds. Heavy snow and strong winds in the Upper Midwest will transition into the Northeast this weekend, and severe weather in the Ohio Valley will move into the Mid-Atlantic as a marginal risk. Out west, a cold weather system will bring more rain, and some areas of low elevation snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1027.8 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 8:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after 3am.  Low around 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    then Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  High near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow, mainly after 3am. Low around 26. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. High near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 34. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light northwest wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK
 55.38°N 131.59°W (Elev. 1998 ft)
4:04 pm AKST Feb 24, 2017
9pm AKST Feb 24, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 3, 2017
 
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