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

Talkeetna, Talkeetna Airport (PATK)

Lat: 62.32°NLon: 150.09°WElev: 358ft.

Fair

13°F

-11°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed N 18 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.64 in (1004.5 mb)
Dewpoint -12°F (-24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-4°F (-20°C)
Last update 29 Feb 9:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

10 Miles WNW Drift River AK

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 10. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around -2. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Clear

    Low: -2 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 13. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 2. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 2 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 16. North wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 17 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 21 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 10. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around -2. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 13. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 2. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 16. North wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Monday
A chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a low around 4.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Wednesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
10 Miles WNW Drift River AK
 60.65°N 152.41°W (Elev. 1824 ft)
3:21 am AKST Feb 29, 2024
10am AKST Feb 29, 2024-6pm AKST Mar 6, 2024
 
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