Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed NW 14 mph
Barometer 30.29 in (1025.7 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 5:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Ketchikan AK

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, mainly between 10pm and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am.  Low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 7am, then a chance of rain between 7am and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of rain before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Chance Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Rain, mainly between 10pm and 4am, then scattered showers after 4am. Low around 54. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 7am, then a chance of rain between 7am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of rain before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
A chance of rain after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Ketchikan AK
 55.34°N 131.67°W (Elev. 0 ft)
4:25 am AKDT Aug 20, 2018
6am AKDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm AKDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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