Severe Storms And Heavy Rain Is Expected In The Central/Southern Plains; Locally Heavy Rain/Scattered Storms In East/South; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West

Late afternoon and evening severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall is expected from the Front Range of the Central/Southern Rockies into the High Plains. Meanwhile in the East and South, a slow moving front will trigger scattered storms with locally heavy rain. Finally, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in the West are requiring alerts throughout the region and even into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in (1028.5 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 3:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of rain before 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of rain after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 11am, then scattered showers after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers before 11pm, then rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 54. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

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

    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of rain before 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of rain after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely, mainly between 8pm and 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 11am, then scattered showers after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers before 11pm, then rain, mainly after 11pm. Low around 54. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:41 am AKDT Aug 18, 2018
4pm AKDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm AKDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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