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Fire Weather Threat Continues in California; Wintry Conditions in Northern Rockies, Great Lakes & Northeast

Gusty winds and low humidity will again result in elevated to critical fire weather conditions across portions of California through the weekend. Meanwhile, a cold front will bring rain and high elevation snowfall to the northern Rockies and Pacific Northwest. Areas of snow and seasonably chilly temperatures will also persist near the Great Lakes and parts of the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Dec 6:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Thorne Bay AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 44. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain showers likely before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers likely before 3am, then a chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Low around 39. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 44. Southeast wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain showers likely before midnight, then scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain showers likely before 3am, then a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then rain and snow showers likely between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of rain showers after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow showers between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain and snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles WNW Thorne Bay AK
 55.71°N 132.62°W (Elev. 194 ft)
5:44 am AKST Dec 15, 2017
3pm AKST Dec 15, 2017-6pm AKST Dec 21, 2017
 
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