Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Overcast

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.5 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 3:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles E Knik Heights AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 24 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow.  Low around 17. Southeast wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, mainly before noon, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm.  High near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow then
    Chance Snow

    High: 27 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 19. Northwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 26. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday
Snow likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph increasing to 20 to 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Snow. Low around 17. Southeast wind 25 to 35 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Snow, mainly before noon, then a chance of snow showers after 3pm. High near 27. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles E Knik Heights AK
 61.11°N 149.55°W (Elev. 2844 ft)
4:21 am AKST Feb 19, 2019
4am AKST Feb 19, 2019-6pm AKST Feb 25, 2019
 
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