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: 55.45°NLon: -130.92°WElev: 89ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.7 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 12 Feb 2:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSW Point Louise AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 40. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before noon, then scattered showers after noon.  High near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 40. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Rain before noon, then scattered showers after noon. High near 41. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Showers. High near 39. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Washington's Birthday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSW Point Louise AK
 55.45°N 130.92°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:29 pm AKST Feb 11, 2016
3am AKST Feb 12, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 18, 2016
 
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