Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Fair

45°F

7°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1011.2 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 4:53 am AKDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrill Field AK

Red Flag Warning May 27, 12:00pm until May 27, 10:00pm
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Red Flag Warning
  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 74. Light northeast wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 74. Light northeast wind becoming north 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Merrill Field AK
 61.21°N 149.83°W (Elev. 135 ft)
4:00 am AKDT May 27, 2022
5am AKDT May 27, 2022-6pm AKDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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