Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

McKinley Park, McKinley National Park Airport (PAIN)

Lat: 63.73°NLon: 148.92°WElev: 1719ft.

Light Rain

33°F

1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 18 Sep 8:56 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

14 Miles NNW Cantwell AK

  • Today

    Today: Scattered snow showers before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 25 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Areas of blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Chance Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered snow showers before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South wind around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 19. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of snow. Areas of blowing snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
14 Miles NNW Cantwell AK
 63.57°N 149.21°W (Elev. 5630 ft)
6:38 am AKDT Sep 18, 2021
9am AKDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm AKDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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