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

Elfin Cove - Elfin Cove Seaplane Base (PAEL)

Lat: 58.19°NLon: 136.35°WElev: 26ft.

Light Rain

43°F

6°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 15 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 17 Jan 2:50 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

22 Miles ESE Cape Fairweather AK

High Wind Watch January 18, 09:00am until January 18, 09:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southwest wind around 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 30 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 22 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow. High near 29. Southeast wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 50 to 60 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Snow. The snow could be heavy at times.  Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 20. South wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Heavy Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow before 9am. High near 27. West wind 15 to 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Showers
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 20 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 29 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 30. Southwest wind around 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 4 to 7 inches possible.
Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
M.L.King Day
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow. High near 29. Southeast wind 30 to 40 mph increasing to 50 to 60 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 7 to 11 inches possible.
Monday Night
Snow. The snow could be heavy at times. Areas of blowing snow before midnight. Low around 20. South wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Tuesday
Snow showers. Areas of blowing snow before 9am. High near 27. West wind 15 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow likely, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 20.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
22 Miles ESE Cape Fairweather AK
 58.67°N 137.36°W (Elev. 4629 ft)
11:27 am AKST Jan 17, 2021
3pm AKST Jan 17, 2021-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2021
 
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