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

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

Lat: 61.6°NLon: 149.08°WElev: 243ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.60 in (1002.8 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 6:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Palmer AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 13 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of freezing fog before noon. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Areas
    Freezing Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 5. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 13. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 9 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Chance Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of snow before 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of freezing fog. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Areas of freezing fog before noon. Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 5. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 13. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
M.L.King Day
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Monday Night
A chance of snow before 3am, then a chance of snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before 3pm, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Wednesday Night
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Palmer AK
 61.59°N 149.09°W (Elev. 197 ft)
5:49 pm AKST Jan 17, 2019
7pm AKST Jan 17, 2019-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2019
 
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