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 Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

A Few Clouds

39°F

4°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed NW 17 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.7 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Feb 11:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Sitka AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated snow showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    Snow Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, mainly after 9pm.  Low around 31. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow showers before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 29. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Isolated snow showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Snow, mainly after 9pm. Low around 31. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Snow likely before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
A chance of snow showers before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
A chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 36.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Sitka AK
 57.06°N 135.23°W (Elev. 397 ft)
9:28 am AKST Feb 23, 2017
12pm AKST Feb 23, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 1, 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