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

Wrangell (PAWG)

Lat: 56.48°NLon: 132.37°WElev: 43ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.48 in (1032.3 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Jan 7:56 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

15 Miles ENE Point Warde AK

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Rain likely before noon, then rain and snow.  High near 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The rain and snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Heavy
    Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 32. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 32 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Rain likely before noon, then rain and snow. High near 36. East wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after midnight. The rain and snow could be heavy at times. Low around 31. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 32. Southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Low around 30. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Friday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
15 Miles ENE Point Warde AK
 56.24°N 131.58°W (Elev. 1998 ft)
6:41 am AKST Jan 18, 2021
9am AKST Jan 18, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2021
 
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