Upcoming Pattern Shift to Bring Heavy Mountain Snow to the West

Heavy, accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada. Another Bering Sea storm will bring strong winds and heavy precipitation to the Aleutians and southwest Alaska into Thursday. Light snow is expected from the Ohio Valley into the Northeast. A widespread and significant winter storm is expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Fair

16°F

-9°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.58 in (1001.8 mb)
Dewpoint 4°F (-16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 8 Dec 1:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow, mainly after 3pm.  High near 10. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Sunny then
    Snow

    High: 10 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Snow likely before 9pm, then isolated snow showers between 9pm and midnight.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow Likely
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: -1 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of snow between 9am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Snow
    then Cloudy

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow before 9pm, then snow likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow
    Likely

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly before 9am, then a chance of snow after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 20. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Snow Showers
    Likely then
    Chance Snow

    High: 20 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of snow between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 5. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 5 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 12 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -9 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Snow, mainly after 3pm. High near 10. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Snow likely before 9pm, then isolated snow showers between 9pm and midnight. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around -1. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of snow between 9am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17. North wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow before 9pm, then snow likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly before 9am, then a chance of snow after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 20. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 5. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -2.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -16.
Monday
A chance of snow. Mostly sunny, with a high near -2.
Monday Night
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK
 61.24°N 149.78°W (Elev. 197 ft)
9:58 pm AKST Dec 7, 2021
2am AKST Dec 8, 2021-6pm AKST Dec 14, 2021
 
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