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Severe Storms Possible into this Evening

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has an enhanced risk of severe weather in portions of the Great Lakes and Midwest today. The area of greatest concern is in Michigan, southeast Wisconsin, northern Illinois, and northern Indiana. The primary risks for this area will be damaging winds and large hail, but an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Current conditions at

Sitka, Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed NW 16 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 Aug 3:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Lindenberg Harbor AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers. Cloudy, with a low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Isolated showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Scattered showers, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Lindenberg Harbor AK
 57.5°N 135.12°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:30 pm AKDT Aug 2, 2015
4pm AKDT Aug 2, 2015-6pm AKDT Aug 8, 2015
 
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