Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains; Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic

Critical fire weather conditions persist across portions of the Northwest, Northern Rockies and Great Basin. Severe thunderstorms with large hail and a few strong gusts are possible across parts of the northern and central Plains. Heavy rainfall brings a flash flooding risk to the Mid-Atlantic. Heat builds in the Southwest into California this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Light Rain

56°F

13°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 7:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers.  Low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers. Low around 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Scattered showers, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:56 pm AKDT Aug 11, 2020
8pm AKDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm AKDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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