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 81%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.49 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 18 Jan 6:55 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

24 Miles NNE Point Warde AK

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow, mainly after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow after 3pm. High near 33. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Heavy
    Snow and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 28. South wind 25 to 35 mph becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 29. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 25. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Showers
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Snow, mainly after 9am. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow after 3pm. High near 33. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 28. South wind 25 to 35 mph becoming southwest 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 29. Southwest wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers, mainly before 9pm. Low around 25. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
24 Miles NNE Point Warde AK
 56.47°N 131.64°W (Elev. 3002 ft)
6:41 am AKST Jan 18, 2021
7am AKST Jan 18, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2021
 
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