Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1029.4 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 6 Dec 2:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 17. East wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 17. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 35 to 40 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
Isolated snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Ketchikan AK
 55.38°N 131.59°W (Elev. 1998 ft)
10:52 pm AKST Dec 5, 2016
3am AKST Dec 6, 2016-6pm AKST Dec 12, 2016
 
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