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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

41°F

5°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 28.67 in (970.8 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 18 Jan 4:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Sitka AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Low around 32. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow before 9am, then rain.  High near 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 9pm, then snow.  Low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Chance Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Low around 32. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday
Snow before 9am, then rain. High near 37. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 9pm, then snow. Low around 34. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast after midnight.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
A chance of rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Sitka AK
 56.99°N 135.36°W (Elev. 0 ft)
9:56 pm AKST Jan 17, 2017
5am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
 
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