Unsettled Week From Northwest To Rockies; A Major Wet Storm System Over the East Late This Week

An active wet weather pattern will impact the Pacific Northwest into Inter-mountain West and Rockies, as two more storm systems arrive before the weekend. Expect heavy to excessive rain and widespread mountain snow. A couple of these systems will combine and evolve into a major very wet storm system with heavy to excessive rain, Thursday into the weekend, for the eastern half of the country. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ketchikan, Ketchikan International Airport (PAKT)

Lat: 55.36° N Lon: 131.71° W Elev: 89 ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist and Windy



Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SE 33 G 47 mph
Barometer 29.33 in (993.3 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 10 Dec 5:53 pm AKST
Detailed forecast for

Southern Inner Channels

Very windy, rain, heavy at times becoming widespread rain showers late. Lows around 41. Southeast wind to 45 mph with gusts to around 75 mph becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph late.
Widespread rain showers. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Numerous rain showers. Scattered snow showers late. No snow accumulation. Lows around 35. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Widespread rain showers. Highs around 41. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
Widespread rain showers. Lows around 37. Southeast wind 15 to 25 mph.
Rain showers likely. Highs around 40.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely. Lows around 33.
Rain and snow likely. Highs around 38.
Friday Night
Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Lows around 32.
Cloudy. Chance of rain and snow. Highs around 38.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Lows around 34.
Rain likely. Highs around 40.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Lows around 36.
Rain likely. Highs around 41.

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344 PM AKST Mon Dec 10 2018

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