Alaska Storm; Locally Heavy Rain In Southwest

A powerful storm system continues to batter parts of northwestern and west-central Alaska today into early Saturday. Locally heavy rainfall is possible today through the weekend in parts of the Southwest, mainly in Arizona and New Mexico. Below normal high temperatures are expected today across much of the Midwest; before reaching the Eastern U.S. over the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

Lat: 61.6°NLon: 149.08°WElev: 243ft.

Overcast

8°C

46°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed N 13 km/h
Barometer 1018.5 mb (30.07 in)
Dewpoint 4°C (40°F)
Visibility 16 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 7 Oct 9:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles SSE Butte AK

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    High: 2 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow before 1am, then rain between 1am and 4am, then rain and snow after 4am.  Low around -2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.

    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  High near -1. Southeast wind 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 18 to 24 centimeters possible.

    Heavy Snow

    High: -1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around -6. Southeast wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  High near -4. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: -4 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely before 10pm, then isolated snow showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind around 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °C

  • Columbus
    Day

    Columbus Day: Snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: -3 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -6.

    Snow

    Low: -6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near -2.

    Snow

    High: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h.
Tonight
Snow before 1am, then rain between 1am and 4am, then rain and snow after 4am. Low around -2. South wind 15 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 centimeters possible.
Saturday
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. High near -1. Southeast wind 30 to 40 km/h increasing to 50 to 60 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 18 to 24 centimeters possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around -6. Southeast wind 45 to 55 km/h decreasing to 35 to 45 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Snow. High near -4. South wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely before 10pm, then isolated snow showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around -9. Northwest wind around 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Columbus Day
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -3. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near -2.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -3.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles SSE Butte AK
 61.32°N 148.71°W (Elev. 1738 m)
4:23 am AKDT Oct 7, 2022
10am AKDT Oct 7, 2022-6pm AKDT Oct 13, 2022
 
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