Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Fair

16°C

60°F

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1004.8 mb (29.67 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (54°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Jul 12:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Girdwood AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. North wind around 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 10 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. North wind around 15 km/h.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. West wind around 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southeast wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. East wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 20.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Girdwood AK
 61°N 149.22°W (Elev. 808 m)
8:11 pm AKDT Jul 17, 2019
1am AKDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm AKDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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