Strong Storm Moving Through the East; Major Weather Impacts in Hawaii and Alaska

A strengthening storm will bring high winds and snow to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. today. Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely into this afternoon across the ArkLaMiss vicinity. Heavy rain from a Kona Low may bring catastrophic flooding, gusty winds, and high surf to Hawaii into Tuesday. A major winter storm is impacting western Alaska with heavy snow and strong winds through today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Overcast

2°C

35°F

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed SE 19 G 35 km/h
Barometer 997.3 mb (29.45 in)
Dewpoint -2°C (29°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill-3°C (27°F)
Last update 6 Dec 9:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

7 Miles NNW Alyeska AK

Winter Weather Advisory December 7, 01:00am until December 7, 01:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow. High near -6. Southeast wind 75 to 85 km/h increasing to 85 to 95 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 25 to 31 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    High: -6 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Widespread blowing snow before 3am. Low around -10. Southeast wind 85 to 95 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 14 to 20 centimeters possible.

    Snow and
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -10 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly before noon.  Areas of blowing snow after noon. High near -8. North wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: -8 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered snow showers before 9pm.  Areas of blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. North wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: -17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -13. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -13 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near -11. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    High: -11 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -14.

    Snow

    Low: -14 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near -12.

    Snow Likely

    High: -12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow. Widespread blowing snow. High near -6. Southeast wind 75 to 85 km/h increasing to 85 to 95 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 25 to 31 centimeters possible.
Tonight
Snow. Widespread blowing snow before 3am. Low around -10. Southeast wind 85 to 95 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 14 to 20 centimeters possible.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly before noon. Areas of blowing snow after noon. High near -8. North wind 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 40 to 50 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Tuesday Night
Scattered snow showers before 9pm. Areas of blowing snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around -17. North wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -13. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 10 to 15 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -18. Northwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near -11. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around -14.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near -12.
Friday Night
A chance of snow before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around -21.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near -17.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -27.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near -23.
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Point Forecast:
7 Miles NNW Alyeska AK
 61.05°N 149.17°W (Elev. 1686 m)
4:26 am AKST Dec 6, 2021
10am AKST Dec 6, 2021-6pm AKST Dec 12, 2021
 
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