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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 23 May 6:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • Today

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Cloudy

    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 61. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Memorial Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 55.86°N 131.5°W (Elev. 2099 ft)
4:10 am AKDT May 23, 2015
8am AKDT May 23, 2015-6pm AKDT May 29, 2015
 
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