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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sitka - Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.79 in (1008.9 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 58. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain likely after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Rain

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 52. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 58. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A chance of showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain likely after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK
 57.13°N 135.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
4:30 am AKDT Aug 21, 2017
8am AKDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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