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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Saturday

Severe weather is possible across portions of the Great Plains, Deep South and coastal Carolinas Saturday. Primary threats are large hail and damaging winds, although a small tornado risk is also possible mainly in the Plains. Also across the South, heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding.
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Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 11:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

34 Miles N Chatanika AK

  • Independence
    Day

    Areas Smoke

    Areas
    Smoke

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Areas Smoke

    Areas
    Smoke

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Areas of smoke. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. East wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Areas of smoke. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
34 Miles N Chatanika AK
 65.62°N 147.34°W (Elev. 2890 ft)
6:25 am AKDT Jul 4, 2015
1pm AKDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm AKDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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