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Critical Fire Weather Conditions from Great Basin to Northern Rockies

Parts of the western U.S. will return to dry and windy conditions on Wednesday which will lead to the potential for rapid fire spread. There are numerous ongoing wildfires in this part of the country. Red Flag Warnings are in effect for portions of several states including California, Nevada, Idaho, Wyoming and Montana.
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Current conditions at

Wrangell (PAWG)

Lat: 56.48°NLon: 132.37°WElev: 43ft.

A Few Clouds

55°F

13°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed NW 9 mph
Barometer 29.59 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 1 Sep 6:16 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles ESE Point Nesbitt AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 58.

    Rain Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Labor Day
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles ESE Point Nesbitt AK
 56.16°N 132.71°W (Elev. 0 ft)
4:36 pm AKDT Sep 1, 2015
6pm AKDT Sep 1, 2015-6pm AKDT Sep 8, 2015
 
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