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Heavy Rainfall Threat to the South from Possible Tropical/Subtropical System Over the Weekend

A tropical disturbance over the Yucatan Peninsula has a High chance of developing into a tropical or subtropical depression in the Gulf over the Memorial Day Weekend. This system has the potential to bring heavy rainfall to portions of the Gulf Coast over the next 5-7 days. The threat of rip currents will also steadily increase along the Gulf from FL to LA over the holiday weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fairbanks, Fairbanks International Airport (PAFA)

Lat: 64.8° N Lon: 147.88° W Elev: 433 ft.

Mostly Cloudy



Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.69 in (1006.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 May 6:53 pm AKDT
Detailed forecast for

Middle Tanana Valley

Mostly cloudy becoming partly sunny. Numerous showers in the evening, then scattered showers after midnight. Areas of fog. Lows in the lower 40s. Southwest winds to 10 mph.
Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Highs in the lower 60s. Light winds.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the lower to mid 40s. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s.
Sunday Night Through Monday Night
Cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the mid 60s.
Tuesday Through Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the mid 40s.
Partly sunny. Highs around 60.

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214 PM AKDT Thu May 24 2018

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