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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds, and difficult travel conditions to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest. Farther south, strong winds and dry conditions is increasing the wildfire threat. Unusual warmth from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic continues. The approaching cold front brings a threat of severe weather to the Ohio Valley later in the week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Partly Cloudy

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.51 in (1033.5 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill14°F (-10°C)
Last update 23 Feb 4:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

  • Today

    Today: Patchy freezing fog before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 28 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of snow and freezing rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow and freezing rain before 9am, then rain and snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow before 9pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Chance Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.

    Chance Snow

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy freezing fog before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Tonight
A chance of snow and freezing rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of snow and freezing rain before 9am, then rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow before 9pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
5:39 am AKST Feb 23, 2017
5am AKST Feb 23, 2017-6pm AKST Mar 1, 2017
 
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