Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Fair

-12°F

-24°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1014.0 mb)
Dewpoint -19°F (-28°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 1:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

31 Miles NNW Chena Hot Springs AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 12. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 0. East wind around 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 0 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Flurries after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. East wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Flurries

    High: 7 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Flurries.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Flurries

    Low: -3 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Flurries before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 2. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Flurries

    High: 2 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Flurries before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: -9 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -2.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: -2 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A slight chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Snow

    High: 8 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 12. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 0. East wind around 15 mph.
Friday
Flurries after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 7. East wind 10 to 15 mph.
Friday Night
Flurries. Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Flurries before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 2. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Flurries before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -2.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3.
M.L.King Day
A slight chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 8.
Monday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 2.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 13.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Wednesday
A slight chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
31 Miles NNW Chena Hot Springs AK
 65.46°N 146.5°W (Elev. 3885 ft)
2:07 pm AKST Jan 17, 2019
2pm AKST Jan 17, 2019-6pm AKST Jan 23, 2019
 
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