Dangerous Heat in the West; Flash Flooding Possible Across the Southern US

Dangerous heat is expected across areas in Texas and from Washington through California. Several daily high temperature records are expected to be either tied or broken in the West. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows over the Southwestern U.S. through Friday. Locally heavy rain is expected from thunderstorms in the Southeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Mostly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.44 in (997.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Aug 11:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrill Field AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  High near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Low around 50. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers before 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance Rain

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers. High near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 50. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Scattered showers before 10am, then a chance of rain after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Merrill Field AK
 61.21°N 149.83°W (Elev. 135 ft)
8:50 pm AKDT Aug 16, 2022
12am AKDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm AKDT Aug 22, 2022
 
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