Strong Storm Moving Through the East; Major Weather Impacts in Hawaii and Alaska

A strengthening storm will bring high winds and snow to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. today. Scattered severe thunderstorms are likely into this afternoon across the ArkLaMiss vicinity. Heavy rain from a Kona Low may bring catastrophic flooding, gusty winds, and high surf to Hawaii into Tuesday. A major winter storm is impacting western Alaska with heavy snow and strong winds through today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Anchorage, Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (PANC)

Lat: 61.17°NLon: 150°WElev: 144ft.

Overcast

34°F

1°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed NW 12 mph
Barometer 29.18 in (988.2 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 6 Dec 3:53 pm AKST
Extended Forecast for

Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK

Winter Weather Advisory December 7, 01:00am until December 7, 01:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow, mainly after midnight.  Low around 22. Southeast wind 20 to 30 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Snow

    Low: 22 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Snow, mainly before 3pm.  Temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Snow Likely

    High: 26 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 5 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 10 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 2 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of snow after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Cloudy, with a low around 10.

    Snow Likely

    Low: 10 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Chance Snow

    High: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a high near 35. Southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Snow, mainly after midnight. Low around 22. Southeast wind 20 to 30 mph becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Snow, mainly before 3pm. Temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 10. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of snow after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Snow likely, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Cloudy, with a low around 10.
Friday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 19.
Friday Night
A chance of snow before 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Cloudy, with a high near 8.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near -1.
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Point Forecast:
Anchorage / Elmendorf Air Force Base AK
 61.24°N 149.78°W (Elev. 197 ft)
4:26 am AKST Dec 6, 2021
4pm AKST Dec 6, 2021-6pm AKST Dec 12, 2021
 
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