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Heavy rain and severe weather possible from the northern/central Plains to the Upper Midwest

Heavy rainfall and severe thunderstorms are expected across portions of the northern and central Plains, pushing eastward into the Upper Midwest by Wednesday. These severe thunderstorms may be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds, and possibly some tornadoes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wainwright, Wainwright Airport (PAWI)

Lat: 70.63° N Lon: 159.85° W Elev: 39 ft.

Fair

41°F

5°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.77 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill35°F (2°C)
Last update 27 Jun 5:53 am AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Today
Decreasing clouds. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 50s to upper 60s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy with isolated rain showers. Patchy fog in the evening. Areas of fog after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Partly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the morning, then scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon. Areas of fog in the morning, then patchy fog in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid 60s. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Numerous rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then scattered rain showers after midnight. Patchy fog. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. South winds 10 to 20 mph becoming 10 mph or less after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Patchy fog in the morning and a chance of rain showers, then a slight chance of rain in the afternoon. highs in the mid 50s to upper 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs around 60.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning. Highs in the mid 50s.
Saturday Night Through Monday
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 40. Highs in the lower to mid 50s.



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450 AM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017
 
 

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