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Active Weather Pattern in the West and into the Central U.S.

A series of weather systems will bring locally heavy rain, 1 to 3 feet of mountain snow, and strong winds up to 75 mph across the western states. Later this weekend and early next week, a strong low pressure system will spread wintry conditions and strong winds from the Plains into the Upper Midwest. Strengthening winds in the Southern Plains will increase fire weather threats. Warmer in the east. Read More >

Current conditions at

Barter Island, Barter Island LRRS Airport (PABA)

Lat: 70.13° N Lon: 143.58° W Elev: 7 ft.

Overcast and Windy



Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 38 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint -1°F (-18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill-24°F (-31°C)
Last update 19 Jan 2:52 am AKST
Detailed forecast for

Eastern Beaufort Sea Coast

Cloudy. Snow and blowing snow developing. After midnight visibility one quarter mile or less at times. Lows around zero. West winds 15 mph increasing to 30 mph with gusts to 40 mph after midnight.
Snow. Blowing snow. Visibility one quarter mile or less. Snow accumulation around 1 inch. Highs around 8 above. West winds 40 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
Friday Night
Snow. Blowing snow. Visibility one quarter mile or less. Less than an inch snow accumulation. Lows around 11 below. West winds 40 mph with gusts to around 50 mph.
Mostly cloudy. Areas of blowing snow in the morning. A slight chance of snow. Highs around 6 below. West winds around 30 mph decreasing to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the evening, then a chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 22 below. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs around 15 below.
Sunday Night And Monday
Cloudy. Lows around 20 below. Highs around 15 below.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around 15 below.
Tuesday Through Thursday
Cloudy. Highs 10 to 15 below. Lows around 15 below.

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351 PM AKST Thu Jan 18 2018

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