Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

Lat: 61.6°NLon: 149.08°WElev: 243ft.

Mostly Cloudy

20°F

-7°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in (1022.7 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 12:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Lucky Shot Landing AK

Winter Storm Watch March 9, 09:00pm until March 11, 12:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 18 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly after 9am.  High near 24. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow.  Low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow.  High near 20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow, mainly before 3am.  Low around 4. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 10.

    Chance Snow

    High: 10 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -4 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 9 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 25. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly after 9am. High near 24. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Snow. Low around 19. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Snow. High near 20. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Snow, mainly before 3am. Low around 4. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 10.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 9.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -4.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 2.
Sunday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Lucky Shot Landing AK
 61.81°N 149.26°W (Elev. 4134 ft)
4:45 am AKST Mar 8, 2021
1pm AKST Mar 8, 2021-6pm AKDT Mar 14, 2021
 
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