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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.31 in (992.5 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill22°F (-6°C)
Last update 20 Jan 7:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow after 3am. Clear, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Clear then
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 30. East wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of snow after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of blowing snow after 3am. Clear, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 30. East wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of snow after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 55.86°N 131.5°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
5:43 pm AKST Jan 20, 2017
8pm AKST Jan 20, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 27, 2017
 
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