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More severe weather and flooding rains possible on Memorial Day

Widespread strong to severe storms will be possible again on Memorial Day from south Texas across the Plains into the Midwest. Isolated tornadoes, damaging winds and hail are all possible especially across much of Texas. In addition, moderate to heavy rainfall is forecast for parts of Texas, increasing the flash and river flooding concerns with an additional 1 to 2 inches of rain possible.
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Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 8 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 24 May 10:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ESE Fort Richardson AK

  • Overnight

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ESE Fort Richardson AK
 61.24°N 149.55°W (Elev. 1565 ft)
5:31 pm AKDT May 24, 2015
12am AKDT May 25, 2015-6pm AKDT May 31, 2015
 
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