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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Rain

48°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 15 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 14 Dec 7:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Ward Cove AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 44. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain before 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 44. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered rain showers between 9am and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after midnight.  Low around 38. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 3am, then showers likely after 3am.  Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 44. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Rain before 3pm, then showers likely after 3pm. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 44. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Scattered rain showers between 9am and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after midnight. Low around 38. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain before 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
Ward Cove AK
 55.4°N 131.68°W (Elev. 797 ft)
4:48 pm AKST Dec 13, 2017
4am AKST Dec 14, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 20, 2017
 
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