Flash Flood Risk in the Mid-Atlantic; Storms in the High Plains; Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West

Heavy rain and thunderstorms will pose a flash flood risk for the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms are possible through Friday from the northern and central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Elevated and critical fire weather conditions with isolated dry thunderstorm potential across a large part of the West. Above average temperatures are expected in the Southern Plains and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

Lat: 61.6° N Lon: 149.08° W Elev: 243 ft.




Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Aug 3:53 pm AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Matanuska Valley

Cloudy. Scattered rain showers and isolated thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated rain showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy. Patchy morning fog. Isolated rain showers in the morning, then scattered rain showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s to mid 70s. Light winds.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the mid 40s to lower 50s. Light winds.
Partly sunny with scattered rain showers. Highs in the lower to mid 70s. Light winds.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with scattered rain showers in the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows around 50. Light winds.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the 70s.
Saturday Night Through Sunday Night
Mostly clear. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 75 to 85.
Monday Through Wednesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs 65 to 75. Lows 45 to 55.

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401 PM AKDT Wed Aug 12 2020

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