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Severe weather possible across parts of Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday across the central and eastern Gulf Coast. Locally-damaging wind and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible as well.
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Light Rain Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update on 27 Apr 6:53 pm AKDT

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°N Lon: 131.71°W Elev: 89ft.

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

5 Miles ENE Ward Cove AK

7 Day Forecast

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain/Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Showers

    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Rain/Snow

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 38. East wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 40. South wind 25 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers before 1am, then rain and snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 34. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers, possibly mixed with rain, becoming all rain after 1pm. High near 36. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 35. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Showers. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday
Showers. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 5 Miles ENE Ward Cove AK
 55.42°N 131.62°W (Elev. 2401 ft)
Last Update: 3:56 pm AKDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8pm AKDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm AKDT May 4, 2015
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