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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

Lat: 61.6° N Lon: 149.08° W Elev: 243 ft.

A Few Clouds



Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.59 in (1002.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 21 Aug 8:53 am AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Matanuska Valley

Rain likely. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy with scattered rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Light winds.
Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s to lower 70s. Light winds.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers after midnight. Lows around 50. Light winds.
A slight chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain likely in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s. Light winds.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Lows 45 to 55.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Rain showers likely. Highs 55 to 65. Lows 45 to 55.
Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs 55 to 65.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in the 40s.
Saturday Through Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 55 to 65. Lows in the 40s.

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327 AM AKDT Mon Aug 21 2017

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