Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially downwind of Lakes Erie and Ontario, where up to one foot of additional snow is forecast by Sunday morning.
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Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.43°NLon: -131.71°WElev: 89ft.

A Few Clouds

51°F

11°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 11 Feb 11:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Ward Cove AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 44. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 39. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 45. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 44. East wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 39. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Rain. High near 45. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Washington's Birthday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Ward Cove AK
 55.43°N 131.71°W (Elev. 613 ft)
11:29 am AKST Feb 11, 2016
12pm AKST Feb 11, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 17, 2016
 
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