Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 4:53 pm AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage AK

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers between 1am and 4am, then a slight chance of rain after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 44. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of rain, mainly between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage AK
 61.21°N 149.89°W (Elev. 98 ft)
5:11 pm AKDT Sep 23, 2018
5pm AKDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm AKDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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