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Potential for Severe Weather and Heavy Rain in the South this Weekend

A low pressure system moving across the southern Gulf States will bring a threat of isolated severe thunderstorms containing hail and damaging winds this weekend. Fire Weather threats remain elevated for portions of western Texas and along the New Mexico border on Saturday. Cooler than normal temperatures continue in the east, while above normal temperatures are forecast for the west coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.52 in (999.8 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 20 Apr 5:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, mainly between 7am and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers between 10pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Cloudy then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Scattered showers, mainly between 7am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers between 10pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. North wind around 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, with a low around 35. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Scattered showers, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 49. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK
 61.24°N 149.78°W (Elev. 197 ft)
6:21 pm AKDT Apr 20, 2018
6pm AKDT Apr 20, 2018-6pm AKDT Apr 27, 2018
 
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