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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wainwright, Wainwright Airport (PAWI)

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




Humidity 91%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1018.6 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill-6°F (-21°C)
Last update 23 Apr 11:53 pm AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog in the evening, then areas of freezing fog after midnight. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times after midnight. Lows zero to 6 below. Northeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
Partly sunny in the morning then becoming mostly sunny. Areas of freezing fog in the morning, then patchy freezing fog in the afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times in the morning. Highs in the lower teens. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Patchy freezing fog. Lows 1 to 8 below. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Mostly sunny. Patchy freezing fog. Highs 9 to 13 above. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 2 to 8 below. East winds 10 to 20 mph.
Mostly sunny. Highs around 10.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows around zero.
Thursday And Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Highs in the mid teens. Lows zero to 5 below.
Friday And Friday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs around 20. Lows 5 below to 10 above.
Saturday Through Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s. Lows around 10.

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117 PM AKDT Sun Apr 23 2017

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