Significant Storm Systems To Impact Both The Northern Plains and The Carolinas

A strong low pressure system will bring very strong winds and blizzard conditions to portions of the Northern Plains today into tonight. Winds gusting over 60 mph at times may cause whiteout conditions. A second low pressure system is forecast to intensify rapidly off the U.S east coast bringing strong winds, heavy rainfall, and coastal flooding to the Carolina's.
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Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 56.96°NLon: -135.33°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast and Breezy

42°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 21 G 30 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.1 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 7 Feb 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles S Sitka AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain and snow.  Low around 32. Southeast wind around 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow.  High near 39. South wind 20 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.

    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain and snow. Low around 32. Southeast wind around 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Rain and snow. High near 39. South wind 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles S Sitka AK
 56.96°N 135.33°W (Elev. 2152 ft)
7:30 pm AKST Feb 6, 2016
4am AKST Feb 7, 2016-6pm AKST Feb 13, 2016
 
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