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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.6 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 20 Aug 1:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Knik Heights AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain before 10am, then showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm.  High near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 59.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 56. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 48. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Monday
Rain before 10am, then showers likely, mainly between 10am and 4pm. High near 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Knik Heights AK
 61.13°N 149.78°W (Elev. 413 ft)
6:41 am AKDT Aug 20, 2017
2pm AKDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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