Powerful Storm Approaching Western Alaska; Well Below Normal Temperatures in the Northern Plains

A powerful Fall storm is forecast to impact the Northwest and West-Central coasts of Alaska into the weekend with gale to storm-force winds, coastal flooding, high surf, beach erosion and inland high winds. Much below normal temperatures will prevail across the northern Plains into the Great Lakes Thursday and Friday and the East Coast this weekend behind a strong cold front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Eureka, Skelton Airport (PAZK)

Lat: 61.93°NLon: 147.17°WElev: 3287ft.

A Few Clouds

36°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1024.4 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Oct 2:56 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles ENE Sheep Mountain Airport AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 20 mph.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of snow between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow.  High near 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Snow Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 1pm.  High near 42. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow.  Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southwest wind around 20 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of snow between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of rain after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain and snow. High near 45. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain and snow, becoming all rain after 1pm. High near 42. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Rain before 10pm, then rain and snow. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Columbus Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles ENE Sheep Mountain Airport AK
 61.86°N 147.37°W (Elev. 3268 ft)
8:17 pm AKDT Oct 5, 2022
3am AKDT Oct 6, 2022-6pm AKDT Oct 12, 2022
 
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