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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 25 Sep 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 49. South wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Calm wind.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 10pm. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 54. East wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 49. South wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 55. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 55.86°N 131.5°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
4:53 am AKDT Sep 25, 2017
12pm AKDT Sep 25, 2017-6pm AKDT Oct 1, 2017
 
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