Heavy Lake Effect Snow and Bitterly Cold Temperatures

A bitterly cold airmass will settle over much of the central and eastern U.S over the next several days. Well below normal temperatures and cold wind chills will be common. In addition, heavy lake effect snow will be possible especially over western New York where up to two feet is forecast by late Thursday.
Read More...

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.6°NLon: -130.98°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.2 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 11 Feb 12:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Point Louise AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain after midnight.  Low around 37. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Rain

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Scattered showers before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Rain after midnight. Low around 37. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Friday
Rain. High near 41. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Washington's Birthday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Point Louise AK
 55.6°N 130.98°W (Elev. 52 ft)
12:12 am AKST Feb 11, 2016
1am AKST Feb 11, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 17, 2016
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database