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

Ambler, Ambler Airport (PAFM)

Lat: 67.1°NLon: 157.85°WElev: 289ft.

Fair

26°F

-3°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.28 in (1026.2 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 23 Oct 1:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

46 Miles NNE Bornite AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely, mainly after 10am.  Areas of blowing snow between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 24 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 23 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 10 percent chance of snow before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.

    Chance Snow

    High: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Snow likely, mainly after 10am. Areas of blowing snow between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 24. South wind 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 16. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 23. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
A chance of snow, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 14.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 11.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
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Point Forecast:
46 Miles NNE Bornite AK
 67.64°N 156.11°W (Elev. 4521 ft)
4:38 am AKDT Oct 23, 2020
2pm AKDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm AKDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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