Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

57°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 20 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 6:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Point Louise AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 58. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm.  Low around 52. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers.  High near 56. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Chance Rain

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 58. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain before 10pm, then showers after 10pm. Low around 52. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Showers. High near 56. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Point Louise AK
 55.53°N 130.77°W (Elev. 509 ft)
3:57 am AKDT Jul 23, 2016
7am AKDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm AKDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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