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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

38°F

3°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 10 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 22 Jan 1:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers.  High near 36. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 26. East wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered snow showers, mainly before noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly between midnight and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Chance Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers. High near 36. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers. Low around 26. East wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Scattered snow showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 34. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly between midnight and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 55.83°N 131.48°W (Elev. 797 ft)
8:43 am AKST Jan 22, 2018
2pm AKST Jan 22, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 28, 2018
 
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