Strong Storm Systems Impacting Both Coasts

The storm system on the East Coast is bringing widespread rain to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Freezing rain and snow is possible in interior, southern New England. A powerful Pacific storm system will bring heavy rain, high elevation snow, gusty winds, and extremely rough surf to the Pacific Northwest and northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

23°F

-5°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 28.81 in (975.9 mb)
Dewpoint 19°F (-7°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

Winter Weather Advisory until December 17, 06:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 17, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow.  High near 26. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow.  Low around 21. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 21 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely before 9am, then scattered snow showers, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. North wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 11 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 12 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow. High near 26. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow. Low around 21. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow likely before 9am, then scattered snow showers, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. South wind around 5 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. North wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 9am, then a chance of snow showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Thursday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Saturday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
12:12 pm AKST Dec 16, 2018
1pm AKST Dec 16, 2018-6pm AKST Dec 22, 2018
 
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