Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Adak Island, Adak Airport (PADK)

Lat: 51.88°NLon: 176.65°WElev: 20ft.

Overcast

40°F

4°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.43 in (996.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 2 Mar 8:56 pm HST
Extended Forecast for

38 Miles NE Amchitka AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers before 11pm, then scattered snow showers after 2am.  Widespread blowing snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 40 to 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 45 to 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blowing Snow

    High: 21 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow showers likely.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 40 to 45 mph increasing to 50 to 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Areas of blowing snow before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. West wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 19 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow likely between 11am and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    High: 20 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow showers likely before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 19 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers before 11pm, then scattered snow showers after 2am. Widespread blowing snow after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. West wind 40 to 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Widespread blowing snow, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 45 to 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Snow showers likely. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. West wind 40 to 45 mph increasing to 50 to 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Monday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 8am. Areas of blowing snow before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. West wind 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Snow likely between 11am and 5pm, then snow showers likely after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 20. Southeast wind 10 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 35 mph. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Snow showers likely before 8am, then a chance of snow after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22.
Thursday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 21.
Friday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
38 Miles NE Amchitka AK
 51.88°N 178.14°W (Elev. 4003 ft)
7:02 pm HST Mar 2, 2024
9pm HST Mar 2, 2024-6pm HST Mar 9, 2024
 
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