Heavy Rain in the Northwest; Winter Weather from the Midwest to Northeast

Heavy rain in the Pacific Northwest will will force sharp rises on the rivers flowing off the Cascades where a Flood Watch has been issued. A storm will track across the Midwest to the Northeast through this weekend bringing a wintry mix over portions of the Midwest and Northeast. South of the storm track, heavy rain will fall from the Lower Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sitka - Sitka Airport (PASI)

Lat: 57.05°NLon: 135.36°WElev: 13ft.

Light Rain

44°F

7°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.24 in (990.3 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill40°F (4°C)
Last update 22 Jan 8:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Point Kakul AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and snow.  Low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 9am.  High near 38. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 3am, then snow after 3am.  Low around 32. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers before 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely.  High near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers.  Low around 28. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Snow

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Snow

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain and snow. Low around 34. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 9am. High near 38. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 32. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Snow showers before 3pm, then rain and snow showers likely. High near 33. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming south in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Friday Night
Snow showers. Low around 28. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Snow. High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Tuesday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Point Kakul AK
 57.41°N 135.82°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
3:00 pm AKST Jan 22, 2020
9pm AKST Jan 22, 2020-6pm AKST Jan 29, 2020
 
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