Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Cold Bay, Cold Bay Airport (PACD)

Lat: 55.22°NLon: 162.73°WElev: 98ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist and Windy

34°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed W 40 G 55 mph
Barometer 29.44 in (997.2 mb)
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 26 Feb 1:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

19 Miles WSW Ikatan AK

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Snow likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Snow Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm.  Areas of blowing snow before noon, then areas of blowing snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    High: 31 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of snow showers after noon.  Areas of blowing snow before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Snow
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.

    Chance Snow

    High: 29 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly after 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 23 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely before 9am, then rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 40.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. West wind 30 to 35 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. West wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 3pm. Areas of blowing snow before noon, then areas of blowing snow after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Northwest wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Areas of blowing snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of snow showers after noon. Areas of blowing snow before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then a chance of snow after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly after 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 23.
Friday
Snow likely before 9am, then rain. Cloudy, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Rain. Cloudy, with a low around 27.
Saturday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 35.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
19 Miles WSW Ikatan AK
 54.64°N 163.72°W (Elev. 98 ft)
11:01 pm AKST Feb 25, 2024
2pm AKST Feb 26, 2024-6pm AKST Mar 3, 2024
 
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