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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1026.0 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 23 Feb 2:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Loring AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 24. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, possibly mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending.  High near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 24. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 39. Northeast wind 5 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 27. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Snow, possibly mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending. High near 39. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
A chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Loring AK
 55.57°N 131.53°W (Elev. 423 ft)
2:27 pm AKST Feb 23, 2017
3pm AKST Feb 23, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 1, 2017
 
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