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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SE 18 G 28 mph
Barometer 28.72 in (972.4 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Jan 5:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Loring AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Low around 37. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain showers likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 38.

    Chance Snow

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 46. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
Rain showers before 3am, then rain and snow showers likely. Low around 37. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Rain showers likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 37. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. South wind around 5 mph becoming north after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Loring AK
 55.6°N 131.56°W (Elev. 164 ft)
4:56 am AKST Jan 18, 2017
6am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
 
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