Gulf of Alaska Storm; High Winds and Fire Weather in California

A strong storm in the Gulf of Alaska will bring high winds to the south-central coast and panhandle through Monday. Heavy snow is also expected over southeastern mainland Alaska through Monday night. Gusty to high winds could bring down trees and power lines, and bring elevated to critical fire weather conditions across much of central and southwest California Monday and Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.51 in (1033.2 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Jan 7:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles SE Point Warde AK

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Rain, mainly after noon.  High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 3am, then rain and snow. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 34. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Heavy Rain
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 9am.  High near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Rain, mainly after noon. High near 40. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 3am, then rain and snow. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 34. Southeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers, becoming all snow after 9am. High near 35. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then a chance of rain showers between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Friday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles SE Point Warde AK
 56.1°N 131.86°W (Elev. 1001 ft)
6:41 am AKST Jan 18, 2021
8am AKST Jan 18, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2021
 
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