Heavy Snow in the Northern Rockies; Severe Weather Across the Plains; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest

Heavy wet snow and gusty winds are expected in the higher elevations of Idaho, western Montana, and Wyoming Thursday. Meanwhile, another round of severe storms are expected to develop across the central and southern Plains. Damaging winds, tornadoes and large hail are the primary threats. Further west, dry conditions and gusty winds will lead to critical fire weather concerns in the Southwest Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Merrill Field Airport (PAMR)

Lat: 61.22°NLon: 149.85°WElev: 138ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 10:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrill Field AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Low: 44 °F

    Isolated
    Showers

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers before 10am, then rain likely between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    High: 54 °F

    Rain Likely

  • Friday Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Low: 43 °F

    Scattered
    Showers

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    High: 56 °F

    Mostly Cloudy

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Low: 45 °F

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Calm wind.

    High: 56 °F

    Chance
    Showers

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Low: 46 °F

    Chance Rain

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 56.

    High: 56 °F

    Chance Rain

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Low: 45 °F

    Chance Rain

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Isolated showers before 10am, then rain likely between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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ABOUT THIS FORECAST

 
Point Forecast:
Merrill Field AK
 61.21°N 149.83°W (Elev. 135 ft)
8:44 pm AKDT May 23, 2024
11pm AKDT May 23, 2024-6pm AKDT May 30, 2024
 
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