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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 93%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 28.90 in (978.6 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 17 Jan 5:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Salt Chuck AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 39. East wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 42. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain. Low around 39. East wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 42. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Salt Chuck AK
 55.65°N 132.61°W (Elev. 197 ft)
4:31 pm AKST Jan 17, 2017
6pm AKST Jan 17, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
 
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