Dangerous Heat Across The Southern U.S. And Severe Thunderstorms In The Plains and Upper Midwest

After a sweltering weekend, heat advisories and excessive heat warnings continue across the southern tier of the U.S. with the potential for more record high temperatures and very dangerous heat indices. Also, severe thunderstorms with all hazards, including tornadoes, hail, damaging winds and heavy rain, are expected this afternoon and evening from the Upper Midwest to the central High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 13 Jul 10:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. High near 58. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then isolated showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. High near 58. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then isolated showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSE Chatanika AK
 65.04°N 147.41°W (Elev. 2005 ft)
7:10 am AKDT Jul 13, 2020
11am AKDT Jul 13, 2020-6pm AKDT Jul 19, 2020
 
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