Active Winter Pattern Across East

An active winter pattern featuring several chances of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will impact the eastern CONUS through the end of the week and into the weekend. A winter storm will bring gusty winds and snow to the Northeast Wednesday. A disturbance moving through the Southeast may result in accumulations of wintry precipitation from the Gulf Coast to Mid Atlantic Thursday into Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Birchwood, Birchwood Airport (PABV)

Lat: 61.42°NLon: 149.52°WElev: 95ft.

Overcast

-8°C

17°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed S 6 km/h
Barometer 1010.9 mb (29.83 in)
Dewpoint -9°C (15°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Jan 11:56 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles ESE Eagle River AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a low around -8. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: -6 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -8 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near -4. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: -4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around -8. Southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 to 45 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Freezing rain likely before 3pm, then snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Southeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Freezing Rain
    Likely then
    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: -1 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow before midnight, then rain and snow.  Low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: -2 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 1.

    Rain/Snow
    then Snow

    High: 1 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a low around -2.

    Snow Likely

    Low: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 50 percent chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around -8. Southeast wind around 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -6. Southeast wind 15 to 25 km/h becoming northeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 centimeters possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming northwest after midnight.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near -4. Southeast wind 5 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around -8. Southeast wind 30 to 35 km/h increasing to 40 to 45 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Freezing rain likely before 3pm, then snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near -1. Southeast wind 35 to 40 km/h decreasing to 30 to 35 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Snow before midnight, then rain and snow. Low around -2. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
Rain and snow, becoming all snow after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 1.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -2.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 1.
Sunday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around -3.
Monday
Snow. Cloudy, with a high near 1.
Monday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around -6.
Tuesday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near -2.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles ESE Eagle River AK
 61.24°N 149.16°W (Elev. 1430 m)
6:46 pm AKST Jan 18, 2022
12am AKST Jan 19, 2022-6pm AKST Jan 24, 2022
 
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