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Thunderstorms possible across parts of Midwest, Southeast, Interior West on Friday

Thunderstorms are possible Friday across parts of the Midwest, Southeast and Interior West. Thunderstorms that develop in these areas should remain below severe limits, with the possible exception of northeastern North Dakota into northern Minnesota, where there is a Marginal Risk of severe thunderstorms on Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 13 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 27 Aug 10:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

12 Miles NE Klawock Airport AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 53. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 52. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am.  High near 55. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 50. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Rain Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 53. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 52. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am. High near 55. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 50. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Rain. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
12 Miles NE Klawock Airport AK
 55.7°N 132.87°W (Elev. 367 ft)
2:44 pm AKDT Aug 27, 2015
11pm AKDT Aug 27, 2015-6pm AKDT Sep 3, 2015
 
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