Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

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.

Mostly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 28.98 in (981.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Sitka AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

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

    Cloudy then
    Chance Rain

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 9pm. Low around 38. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 42. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending. Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
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 and snow after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Sitka AK
 57.04°N 135.34°W (Elev. 0 ft)
3:32 pm AKST Jan 17, 2017
4pm AKST Jan 17, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database