Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Partly Cloudy

6°F

-14°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.66 in (1005.6 mb)
Dewpoint 3°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Feb 6:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks International Airport AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Patchy freezing fog before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly before noon.  High near 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -10 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 2 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 18 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 2 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.

    Chance Snow

    High: 15 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 1 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Patchy freezing fog before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 9. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly before noon. High near 19. West wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -10. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 15. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 2. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Snow likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 18. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 15.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
A chance of snow, mainly before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks International Airport AK
 64.81°N 147.88°W (Elev. 427 ft)
6:38 pm AKST Feb 18, 2019
7pm AKST Feb 18, 2019-6pm AKST Feb 25, 2019
 
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