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Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Snow

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1021.3 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 21 Feb 10:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Knik Heights AK

Winter Weather Advisory February 22, 03:00am until February 22, 11:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 9. Light east wind increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near 23. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Patchy freezing fog after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow between 9am and noon, then rain and snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain and snow likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 22 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow. Low around 9. Light east wind increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near 23. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday Night
Patchy freezing fog after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Friday
A chance of snow between 9am and noon, then rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Rain and snow likely before 9pm, then a chance of snow between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
A chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A chance of snow before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Knik Heights AK
 61.13°N 149.78°W (Elev. 413 ft)
5:50 pm AKST Feb 21, 2017
11pm AKST Feb 21, 2017-6pm AKST Feb 28, 2017
 
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