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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 29.76 in (1008.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 10:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Isolated showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Isolated
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 10am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 53.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Isolated showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then a slight chance of rain showers between 10am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK
 65.53°N 147.22°W (Elev. 3268 ft)
4:57 am AKDT Aug 20, 2017
11am AKDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm AKDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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