Powerful Storm for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for the Plains; Lake Effect Snow across New York State

Powerful storm will impact most of the West for the remainder of this week and into the first weekend for the month of March. Heavy precipitation, strong winds and blizzard conditions for the mountains are expected. Downwind of Lake Ontario, heavy lake effect snow will affect Upstate New York through today. For the Plains, dry and breezy conditions will raise critical fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Unalaska, Unalaska Airport (PADU)

Lat: 53.9°NLon: 166.53°WElev: 23ft.

Overcast

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.34 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill20°F (-7°C)
Last update 29 Feb 8:56 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Winter Weather Advisory March 1, 12:00pm until March 2, 03:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 19. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 19 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow before 9am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  High near 28. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.2 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  Low around 27. Southeast wind around 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  High near 34. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Likely

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Likely

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.

    Snow

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 19. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
Snow before 9am, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet. High near 28. East wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of around a 0.2 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet. Low around 27. Southeast wind around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday
Snow, freezing rain, and sleet. High near 34. East wind 15 to 20 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely, becoming all snow after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Snow. Cloudy, with a low around 25.
Monday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:

 54.59°N 164.77°W (Elev. 1585 ft)
4:34 am AKST Feb 29, 2024
9am AKST Feb 29, 2024-6pm AKST Mar 6, 2024
 
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