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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 >

Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 28.69 in (971.5 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 18 Jan 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 38. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain.  High near 42. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely.  Low around 35. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southeast wind around 15 mph becoming northwest in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 38. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Rain. High near 42. Northeast wind around 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow likely. Low around 35. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Southeast wind around 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 30. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of snow, mixing with rain after 9am, then gradually ending. Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Lisianski Point AK
 57.13°N 135.35°W (Elev. 197 ft)
9:56 pm AKST Jan 17, 2017
4am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
 
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