Heavy Snowfall in the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Concerns Over the West

A low pressure system will bring significant snowfall from the northern Rockies into the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. Across the East, temperatures will gradually turn cooler in most areas with scattered precipitation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bettles, Bettles Airport (PABT)

Lat: 66.92°NLon: 151.52°WElev: 643ft.

Partly Cloudy

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.35 in (1029.7 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 23 Oct 12:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 20 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow.  Low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 20. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow. Low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Snow likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 10.
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Point Forecast:

 67.3°N 153.79°W (Elev. 3337 ft)
4:38 am AKDT Oct 23, 2020
1pm AKDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm AKDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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