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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wainwright, Wainwright Airport (PAWI)

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

Overcast

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.41 in (995.9 mb)
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill1°F (-17°C)
Last update 21 Oct 7:53 am AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Today
Mostly cloudy. Scattered snow showers in the morning, then isolated snow showers in the afternoon. Highs in the mid teens to lower 20s. North winds around 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers after midnight. Lows 1 below to 8 above. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the morning. Highs in the teens. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Lows in the lower to mid teens. East winds 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid to upper teens. Southeast winds to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows around 5 above.
Tuesday And Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid teens. Lows 5 to 10 above.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 20.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid teens. Highs in the lower to mid 20s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows around 20.
Friday
Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 20s.



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400 AM AKDT Sat Oct 21 2017
 
 

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