Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36°NLon: 131.71°WElev: 89ft.

Light Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.41 in (1029.9 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 17 Jan 3:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

27 Miles ENE Bell Island Hot Springs AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow, mainly after 9am.  High near 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Low around 27. South wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  High near 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow before 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Scattered snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Southeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
M.L.King Day
Snow, mainly after 9am. High near 32. South wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Low around 27. South wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Snow showers. High near 30. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow before 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
27 Miles ENE Bell Island Hot Springs AK
 56.09°N 130.92°W (Elev. 3320 ft)
11:27 am AKST Jan 17, 2021
4pm AKST Jan 17, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2021
 
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