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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

35°F

2°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.54 in (1000.3 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 7:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Point Louise AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of rain before 1am, then periods of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then periods of rain after 4am.  Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Periods of rain before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then rain after 10am.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 46. South wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Rain Likely

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow likely, becoming all rain after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of rain before 1am, then periods of rain and snow between 1am and 4am, then periods of rain after 4am. Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 35. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Periods of rain before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 10am, then rain after 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 46. South wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northeast wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 1am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Point Louise AK
 55.51°N 130.98°W (Elev. 0 ft)
5:36 am AKDT Mar 24, 2017
8am AKDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm AKDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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