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Hot weather continues for the Pacific Northwest and Great Basin; monsoonal moisture establishing over the Southwest

Across the western U.S., excessive heat will continue with widespread 100-plus degree temperatures for the lower elevations of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and California through midweek. Across the Desert Southwest, normal hot temperatures will be present through the week. Increasing moisture from the monsoon will make it feel more humid as well as aid in thunderstorm development.
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Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

76°F

24°C

Humidity 27%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 29 Jun 6:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks AK

  • Tonight

    Isolated Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 10pm. Areas of smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Areas of smoke. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Areas of smoke. Cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Independence Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks AK
 64.86°N 147.68°W (Elev. 440 ft)
6:30 pm AKDT Jun 29, 2015
8pm AKDT Jun 29, 2015-6pm AKDT Jul 6, 2015
 
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