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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg (PAPG)

Lat: 56.8°NLon: 132.95°WElev: 71ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1013.1 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 1:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

16 Miles W Petersburg AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 57. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 55. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 57. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then scattered showers after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Rain Likely

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 55. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 57. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then scattered showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
16 Miles W Petersburg AK
 56.83°N 133.39°W (Elev. 797 ft)
4:30 am AKDT Aug 21, 2017
2pm AKDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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