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Arctic Air Plunges into the Great Lakes, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic

Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wainwright, Wainwright Airport (PAWI)

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

Light Snow Freezing Fog and Windy

5°F

-15°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 31 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill-19°F (-28°C)
Last update 12 Dec 4:53 pm AKST
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Tonight
Cloudy. Periods of snow. Areas of blowing snow. visibility one mile or less at times. Lows around 5 above. East winds 15 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph late in the night.
Wednesday
Cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Areas of blowing snow. Visibility one mile or less at times. Highs 8 to 12 above. East winds 20 to 35 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Areas of blowing snow. Visibility one mile or less at times. Lows around 6 above. East winds 25 to 35 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Visibility one mile or less at times. Highs 9 to 11 above. East winds 20 to 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow. Lows around 5 above. East winds 15 to 25 mph.
Friday
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Highs around 10.
Friday Night
Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening. Lows around zero.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Cloudy. Highs zero to 5 above. Lows 5 to 10 below.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs 5 to 10 below. Lows around 15 below.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 15 below.
Monday Night And Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around 15 below. Highs 5 to 10 below.



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305 PM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017
 
 

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