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Erika dissipates, Eastern Pacific tropics remain active

Erika has dissipated as a tropical cyclone and the National Hurricane Center has discontinued advisories for the system. The remnants of Erika could still produce rainfall amounts of 3 to 5 inches or more, along with gusty winds, across southern and central Florida beginning on Sunday. Meanwhile, the Eastern Pacific remains active, with advisories continuing to be issued for Jimena and Ignacio.
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Current conditions at

Petersburg (PAPG)

Lat: 56.82°NLon: 132.97°WElev: 0ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.31 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 29 Aug 12:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Point Vandeput AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  High near 55. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 52. North wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 50. North wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 52. South wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. High near 55. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 52. North wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 50. North wind 20 to 25 mph becoming south in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Showers. High near 52. South wind 20 to 25 mph becoming north in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Point Vandeput AK
 57.05°N 132.87°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:57 am AKDT Aug 29, 2015
1pm AKDT Aug 29, 2015-6pm AKDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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