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Winter Storm to bring snow, ice, and dangerous travel to New England, Inclement weather expected over the western U.S.

A winter storm will bring a hazardous combination of snow and ice across much of northern New England through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are likely. The combination of rain and snow melt will also cause ice jam flooding concerns over portions of the Northeast over the next few days. Over the western U.S.,a series of storm systems will bring heavy mountain snow, rain, and strong winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed SE 13 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.47 in (998.0 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Jan 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Loring AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow showers.  Low around 31. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Isolated snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Rain and snow showers. Low around 31. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Isolated snow showers between midnight and 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Loring AK
 55.57°N 131.53°W (Elev. 423 ft)
5:49 am AKST Jan 23, 2018
1pm AKST Jan 23, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 29, 2018
 
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