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Atmospheric River in the Pacific Northwest and Northwest California Early This Week

An atmospheric river event will bring heavy rains and rising snow levels to the Pacific Northwest and northwest California early this week. Snow levels will rise above 8,000 feet, and 4 to 7 inches of rain is forecast for the southwest facing slopes of the mountains. Minor river and localized flooding will be possible. In the east, winds decrease by Monday, and the week will be relatively dry. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

36°F

2°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.46 in (997.6 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 19 Nov 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNE Herring Cove AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow between 9am and noon. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely before 3pm, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 3am, then snow likely after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Snow likely before 9am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow between 9am and noon. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday
Snow likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow likely before 3pm, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then rain and snow likely between 9pm and 3am, then snow likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thanksgiving Day
Snow likely before 9am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNE Herring Cove AK
 55.39°N 131.49°W (Elev. 797 ft)
7:27 am AKST Nov 19, 2017
12pm AKST Nov 19, 2017-6pm AKST Nov 25, 2017
 
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