Unsettled Weather Along the West Coast; Elevated Fire Threat in the High Plains

Rain and high elevation snow will impact the Pacific Northwest to northern California into early next week. Lake effect snow will be possible near the Lower Great Lakes this weekend. There is an elevated fire weather threat in the High Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Snow

7°F

-14°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 1°F (-17°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 6 Mar 7:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Wainwright U. S. Army Airfield AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Flurries before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Calm wind.

    Flurries then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow between 9am and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind around 5 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.

    Chance Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 4 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of snow between 9am and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -7 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Flurries before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow between 9am and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10. East wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow between 9am and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -7.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 13.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Friday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -13.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow. 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)
11:00 am AKST Mar 6, 2021
8pm AKST Mar 6, 2021-6pm AKST Mar 13, 2021
 
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