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

Arctic Village, Arctic Village Airport (PARC)

Lat: 68.11°NLon: 145.58°WElev: 2093ft.

Fair

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in (1036.2 mb)
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 12:56 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

62 Miles N Chandalar AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a steady temperature around 22. South wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 22 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

    Chance Snow

    High: 16 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 16.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of snow after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.

    Chance Snow

    High: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 23. West wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a steady temperature around 22. South wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Southwest wind 20 to 30 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Saturday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 11. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 16. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 10 percent chance of snow before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
Monday Night
A slight chance of snow after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 5.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 6.
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Point Forecast:
62 Miles N Chandalar AK
 68.39°N 148.5°W (Elev. 6001 ft)
4:38 am AKDT Oct 23, 2020
2pm AKDT Oct 23, 2020-6pm AKDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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