Extreme Fire Weather Threat for Southern California; Heavy Rain for Texas

Extremely critical fire weather threats are in effect for southern California. Unseasonably warm temperatures, very dry fuels and low humidity are contributing to the threats, but the main concern is very strong Santa Ana winds. These winds bring the potential for rapid fire growth and extreme fire behavior. In Texas, steady heavy to excessive rain will keep a flood threat intact through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Wainwright, Wainwright Airport (PAWI)

Lat: 70.63° N Lon: 159.85° W Elev: 39 ft.

Overcast

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 16 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 15 Oct 5:53 pm AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Western Arctic Coast

Tonight
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows in the 20s. East winds 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the morning, then a chance of snow in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Northeast winds 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then snow likely after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday
Snow likely. Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Northeast winds 10 to 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the 20s. North winds 10 to 20 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow. A slight chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs around 30.
Thursday Night Through Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 30.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s.



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249 PM AKDT Mon Oct 15 2018
 
 

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