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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 15 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1002.6 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 16 Dec 5:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WSW Point Louise AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 39. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before midnight, then snow showers likely.  Low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm.  High near 38. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then snow showers likely between midnight and 3am, then rain and snow showers likely after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain showers likely between 9am and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 39. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Rain showers before midnight, then snow showers likely. Low around 32. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers before noon, then rain showers between noon and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. High near 38. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain and snow showers likely before midnight, then snow showers likely between midnight and 3am, then rain and snow showers likely after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Snow showers likely before 9am, then rain showers likely between 9am and 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WSW Point Louise AK
 55.51°N 130.98°W (Elev. 0 ft)
6:52 am AKST Dec 16, 2017
2pm AKST Dec 16, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 22, 2017
 
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