Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

Heavy Rain and a Few Severe Thunderstorms Across Nation's Mid-Section Wednesday

A slow-moving front will bring multiple rounds of thunderstorms across parts of the Missouri River Valley into the Mid-Mississippi and the Tennessee River Valleys through Wednesday night. Local flooding from the heavy rains can be expected in some areas, so Flash Flood Watches are in effect. In addition, some of the stronger storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes.
Read More...

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 12:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 7pm. Low around 54. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Rain. High near 60. Southeast wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Independence Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
  Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK
 57.13°N 135.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
5:22 am AKDT Jul 1, 2015
2pm AKDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm AKDT Jul 7, 2015
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Graph

National Digital Forecast Database