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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Freezing Fog

-47°F

-44°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.58 in (1004.2 mb)
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 18 Jan 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Fox AK

Dense Fog Advisory until January 18, 12:00pm
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Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 18, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around -32. Wind chill values as low as -50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: -32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy freezing fog before 3pm. Patchy ice fog after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around -38 by 9am. Wind chill values as low as -55. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Patchy Ice
    Fog and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    High: -31 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Flurries after 9pm.  Areas of freezing fog after 3am. Patchy ice fog before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around -32 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as -55. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.

    Flurries and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: -40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Flurries before 9am, then flurries after 3pm.  Areas of freezing fog. Partly sunny, with a high near -29. Wind chill values as low as -60. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Flurries and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    High: -29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Flurries.  Areas of freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -37. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Flurries and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: -37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Flurries before 9am.  Areas of freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -20.

    Flurries and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: -20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near -10.

    Partly Sunny

    High: -10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy freezing fog. Mostly clear, with a steady temperature around -32. Wind chill values as low as -50. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Patchy freezing fog before 3pm. Patchy ice fog after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around -38 by 9am. Wind chill values as low as -55. North wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Flurries after 9pm. Areas of freezing fog after 3am. Patchy ice fog before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to around -32 by 5am. Wind chill values as low as -55. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the evening.
Thursday
Flurries before 9am, then flurries after 3pm. Areas of freezing fog. Partly sunny, with a high near -29. Wind chill values as low as -60. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
Flurries. Areas of freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -37. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
Flurries before 9am. Areas of freezing fog before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -20.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -22.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near -10.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -16.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -9.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -17.
Monday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6.
Monday Night
Cloudy, with a low around -11.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 0.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Fox AK
 64.99°N 147.48°W (Elev. 1106 ft)
8:49 pm AKST Jan 17, 2017
4am AKST Jan 18, 2017-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2017
 
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