Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 7:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK

  • Today

    Today: Scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then scattered rain showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 20 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain showers likely after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then scattered rain showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. West wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered rain showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 20 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow showers before 10am, then scattered rain and snow showers between 10am and 4pm, then rain showers likely after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then snow showers likely, possibly mixed with rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK
 65.53°N 147.22°W (Elev. 3268 ft)
6:47 am AKDT May 24, 2016
8am AKDT May 24, 2016-6pm AKDT May 30, 2016
 
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