Winter Storm to Bring Harzardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Fair

-24°F

-31°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint -31°F (-35°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 10:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Wainwright U. S. Army Airfield AK

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near -14. East wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: -14 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -22. East wind around 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: -22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near -20. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: -20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -27. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near -21. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: -21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -27 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near -13.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: -13 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -21 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -10.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: -10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near -14. East wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -22. East wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near -20. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -27. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -21. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -27.
M.L.King Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near -13.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Tuesday
A slight chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -10.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -21.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -11.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -22.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near -14.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Wainwright U. S. Army Airfield AK
 64.85°N 147.55°W (Elev. 469 ft)
6:11 am AKST Jan 17, 2020
11am AKST Jan 17, 2020-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2020
 
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