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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Heavy Lake Effect Snow Likely for Western New York

Blizzard conditions are expected to persist over portions of the northern Plains through midday Wednesday. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Further east, Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for portions of western New York. Snowfall amounts of 2 to 3 feet are possible late week into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

34°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 20 mph
Barometer 30.25 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Wind Chill23°F (-5°C)
Last update 7 Dec 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Sitka AK

Winter Weather Advisory December 7, 06:00am until December 7, 04:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers.  Low around 28. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  High near 33. East wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered snow showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 31 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers. Low around 28. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday
Snow showers, mainly before 3pm. High near 33. East wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered snow showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. East wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Sitka AK
 57.07°N 135.33°W (Elev. 348 ft)
9:03 pm AKST Dec 6, 2016
4am AKST Dec 7, 2016-6pm AKST Dec 13, 2016
 
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