Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Fair

17°F

-8°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.61 in (1003.0 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 6:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of freezing fog. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    High: 19 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Patchy freezing fog. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 9 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy freezing fog between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Calm wind.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 7 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Calm wind.
Friday
Areas of freezing fog. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Patchy freezing fog. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind.
Saturday
Patchy freezing fog before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 13. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Patchy freezing fog between 7pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7. Calm wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 4pm, then a chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
5:49 pm AKST Jan 17, 2019
7pm AKST Jan 17, 2019-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2019
 
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