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.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.49°NLon: -130.56°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

47°F

8°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.7 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 12 Feb 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles ESE Point Louise AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain and snow showers before midnight, then scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow showers likely before noon, then snow likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Snow.  High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 28.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered rain and snow showers before midnight, then scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Snow showers likely before noon, then snow likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 32. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Snow. High near 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Washington's Birthday
Snow. High near 30. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 27.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
12 Miles ESE Point Louise AK
 55.49°N 130.56°W (Elev. 3598 ft)
10:45 am AKST Feb 12, 2016
1pm AKST Feb 12, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 18, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

No Radar Data Available Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database