Warm in the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Mild, warm and above average temperatures are expected the next several days in the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Meanwhile, a system will drop from the south-central Plains to Florida over the next couple of days with some rain and thunderstorms. Finally, locally heavy rain and mountain snow is expected across the Pacific Northwest into northern California the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Kenai, Kenai Municipal Airport (PAEN)

Lat: 60.57°NLon: 151.25°WElev: 98ft.

Light Snow

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 12 mph
Barometer 29.55 in (1001.0 mb)
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill8°F (-13°C)
Last update 5 Mar 1:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Nikiski AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow.  High near 28. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow likely, mainly before 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Friday
Snow. High near 28. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow likely, mainly before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 18. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Nikiski AK
 60.72°N 151.32°W (Elev. 157 ft)
6:54 pm AKST Mar 4, 2021
2am AKST Mar 5, 2021-6pm AKST Mar 11, 2021
 
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