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Severe weather possible along Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening across the western and central Gulf Coast, from eastern Texas to the Florida Panhandle. Locally-damaging wind and large hail will be the main threats, with isolated tornadoes possible, as well. There is an Enhanced Risk of severe thunderstorms across southern Louisiana.
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Light Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill 38°F (3°C)
Last update on 27 Apr 8:53 am AKDT

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°N Lon: 131.71°W Elev: 89ft.

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Juneau, AK Local Forecast Office

5 Miles ESE Loring AK

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Likely

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Showers Likely

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers before 2pm, then rain likely after 2pm. High near 46. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 43. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 48. Northeast wind around 20 mph becoming southwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 42. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 48. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Showers. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 5 Miles ESE Loring AK
 55.57°N 131.53°W (Elev. 423 ft)
Last Update: 7:47 am AKDT Apr 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 10am AKDT Apr 27, 2015-6pm AKDT May 3, 2015
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