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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Fair

-21°F

-29°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1031.4 mb)
Dewpoint -26°F (-32°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Dec 8:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK

  • Today

    Today: Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near -8. East wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.

    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: -8 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. East wind 15 to 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. East wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 6 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1. East wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 13. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -2.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 10.

    Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -2 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Areas of blowing snow before 3pm. Sunny, with a high near -8. East wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 45 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. East wind 15 to 20 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 6. East wind around 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1. East wind 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 13. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -2.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 10.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
31 Miles NNE Chatanika AK
 65.53°N 147.22°W (Elev. 3268 ft)
3:47 am AKST Dec 9, 2016
9am AKST Dec 9, 2016-6pm AKST Dec 15, 2016
 
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