Storm Tracking Across the Plains; Powerful Pacific System is Approaching

Some heavy rain and possible flash flooding may affect the Central Plains through Thursday. Meanwhile, wintry weather conditions will spread through portions of Central and Northern Plains. A powerful storm system is forecast to approach the Pacific Northwest, then spreading inland and down through California through the end of this week. A series of storms will impact Alaska into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8°NLon: 147.88°WElev: 433ft.

Light Snow Fog/Mist

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.50 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 8 Dec 4:53 am AKST
Extended Forecast for

Fairbanks AK

Winter Weather Advisory until December 8, 09:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 8, 09:00pm

    NOW until
    9:00pm Thu

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow.  Areas of freezing fog. Low around 12. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow.  Areas of freezing fog. High near 17. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    High: 17 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Snow, mainly before 4am.  Areas of freezing fog before 4am. Low around 3. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Snow and
    Areas
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 3 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Chance Snow

    High: 8 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Calm wind.

    Chance Snow

    Low: -8 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 0.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 0 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -11 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    High: 10 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow. Areas of freezing fog. Low around 12. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
Thursday
Snow. Areas of freezing fog. High near 17. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Thursday Night
Snow, mainly before 4am. Areas of freezing fog before 4am. Low around 3. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 8. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8. Calm wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Sunday
A slight chance of snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 10.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 3.
Monday
Snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11.
Monday Night
Snow likely. Cloudy, with a low around -2.
Tuesday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 9.
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Point Forecast:
Fairbanks AK
 64.83°N 147.69°W (Elev. 433 ft)
3:51 am AKST Dec 8, 2022
5am AKST Dec 8, 2022-6pm AKST Dec 14, 2022
 
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