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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.

Mostly Cloudy

32°F

0°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.33 in (993.4 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 20 Jan 7:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles N Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers before 9am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northeast wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 20 to 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. East wind 20 to 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow before 3pm, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Areas of blowing snow. Mostly clear, with a low around 22. Northeast wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Northeast wind 20 to 30 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 20. East wind 20 to 25 mph.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind 15 to 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 9pm, then snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Thursday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles N Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 56.01°N 131.56°W (Elev. 673 ft)
4:54 am AKST Jan 20, 2017
8am AKST Jan 20, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 26, 2017
 
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