Heavy Mountain Snow in the Northwest; Flooding Possible in the South

Heavy mountain snow and high winds have returned to the Northwestern U.S. today into Friday. Total snow accumulations could reach 3 feet in the higher elevations. Several rounds of heavy showers and thunderstorms tracking from the ArkLaTex into the Tennessee Valley may result in localized flash, urban, and small stream flooding into early next week, along with new river flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 25 Feb 1:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Ketchikan AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered rain showers before 3pm, then scattered rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 41.

    Cloudy then
    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered rain showers before 3pm, then scattered rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 41. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Rain likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Tuesday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Ketchikan AK
 55.34°N 131.67°W (Elev. 0 ft)
8:23 am AKST Feb 25, 2021
2pm AKST Feb 25, 2021-6pm AKST Mar 3, 2021
 
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