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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.39 in (1029.3 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 6:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles WNW Thorne Bay AK

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow between midnight and 3am, then rain.  Low around 30. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Clear
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain, mainly before noon.  High near 40. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Snow Likely

    High: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow between midnight and 3am, then rain. Low around 30. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday
Rain, mainly before noon. High near 40. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely before 3am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely. 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)
4:11 am AKST Feb 24, 2017
7am AKST Feb 24, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 2, 2017
 
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