Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

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Current conditions at

Kenai, Kenai Municipal Airport (PAEN)

Lat: 60.57°NLon: 151.25°WElev: 98ft.

Overcast

9°C

49°F

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed N 20 km/h
Barometer 1012.4 mb (29.89 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (28°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill7°C (44°F)
Last update 8 May 9:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Nikiski AK

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 1am, then scattered showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. East wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 10am, then scattered showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 4 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.

    Chance Rain

    High: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11. Northeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 1am, then scattered showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. East wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Scattered showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. West wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 10am, then scattered showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. Southwest wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Nikiski AK
 60.72°N 151.32°W (Elev. 48 m)
4:14 am AKDT May 8, 2021
10am AKDT May 8, 2021-6pm AKDT May 14, 2021
 
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