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.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.9 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 24 Jul 5:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Point Louise AK

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers, mainly between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain.  Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Chance Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Chance Rain

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Isolated showers after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers, mainly between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Point Louise AK
 55.53°N 130.77°W (Elev. 509 ft)
4:25 am AKDT Jul 24, 2016
6am AKDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm AKDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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