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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Mostly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.7 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 14 Dec 3:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Loring AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 42. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 43. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after midnight.  Low around 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 3am, then showers likely after 3am.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 9pm, then snow showers likely between 9pm and 3am, then rain and snow showers likely after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 42. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 43. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 38. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after midnight. Low around 36. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain before 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 9pm, then snow showers likely between 9pm and 3am, then rain and snow showers likely after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Rain and snow showers likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Loring AK
 55.59°N 131.52°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
4:48 pm AKST Dec 13, 2017
12am AKST Dec 14, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 19, 2017
 
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