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

44°F

7°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.49 in (1032.7 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 8:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Deer Island AK

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Rain, mainly after noon.  High near 37. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow between midnight and 3am. Low around 32. Southeast wind 40 to 50 mph becoming southwest 20 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    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 5 to 10 mph becoming light  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Rain, mainly after noon. High near 37. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and midnight, then snow after midnight. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow between midnight and 3am. Low around 32. Southeast wind 40 to 50 mph becoming southwest 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 33. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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 5 to 10 mph becoming light in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Friday
A chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Deer Island AK
 56.11°N 131.95°W (Elev. 2001 ft)
6:41 am AKST Jan 18, 2021
9am AKST Jan 18, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2021
 
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