Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birchwood, Birchwood Airport (PABV)

Lat: 61.42°NLon: 149.52°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

58°F

14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.6 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 2:56 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles E Eklutna AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 62. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles E Eklutna AK
 61.45°N 149.21°W (Elev. 2772 ft)
7:12 pm AKDT Jul 27, 2021
4am AKDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm AKDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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