Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Palmer, Palmer Municipal Airport (PAAQ)

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




Humidity 39%
Wind Speed N 14 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.6 mb)
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Oct 6:53 pm AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Matanuska Valley

Mostly cloudy. Flurries after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.
Cloudy. Flurries in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Northeast wind 10 to 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Northeast wind 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs around 40. Light winds.
Sunday Night
Rain likely in the evening, then snow and rain after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Variable wind to 10 mph.
Snow likely and rain. Highs 35 to 45.
Monday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the 20s.
Partly cloudy. Highs in the 30s.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 25. Highs in the 30s.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Mostly clear. Lows in the teens. Highs 25 to 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15.
Partly sunny. Highs 25 to 35.

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733 PM AKDT Fri Oct 23 2020

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