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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

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

Light Snow Fog/Mist



Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.50 in (999.7 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 8:53 am AKST
Detailed forecast for

Matanuska Valley

Snow. Snow accumulation 3 to 6 inches. Highs 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
Cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
A slight chance of snow showers in the morning...then snow showers likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely in the evening...then a slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows zero to 5 below. Variable wind to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs 10 to 20 above. Light winds becoming variable 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows 5 to 15 above.
Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the 20s.
Tuesday Night Through Friday
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the teens. Highs 25 to 35.

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659 AM AKST SAT JAN 21 2017

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