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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. 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

6°F

-14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 28 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill-17°F (-27°C)
Last update 12 Dec 11:53 am AKST
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Today
Snow in the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Areas of blowing snow and freezing fog. Visibility one mile or less at times. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Highs around 9 above. East winds 15 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph.
Tonight
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow and freezing fog in the evening. Areas of blowing snow after midnight. Visibility one mile or less at time. Lows around 5 above. East winds 15 to 30 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Cloudy. A chance of snow in the morning, then a slight chance of snow in the afternoon. Areas of blowing snow. Visibility one mile or less at times decreasing to one half mile or less at times in the afternoon. Highs 5 to 12 above. East winds 20 to 35 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Areas of blowing snow in the evening, then blowing snow after midnight. Visibility one half mile or less at times. Lows around 5 above. East winds 25 to 35 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Blowing snow in the morning. Areas of blowing snow in the afternoon. Visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Highs around 9 above. East winds 20 to 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around 5 above.
Friday
Cloudy with a chance of snow. 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.



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1157 AM AKST Tue Dec 12 2017
 
 

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