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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.25 in (990.5 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Loring AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 36. East wind around 15 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Loring AK
 55.55°N 131.59°W (Elev. 397 ft)
10:45 am AKST Jan 17, 2018
1pm AKST Jan 17, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2018
 
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