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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

41°F

5°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.19 in (988.6 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 2:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind around 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 10 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Northeast wind around 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 32. East wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow before 9am, then a slight chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am, then a chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Monday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 55.86°N 131.5°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
10:45 am AKST Jan 17, 2018
3pm AKST Jan 17, 2018-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2018
 
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