Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cool and wet weather pattern will persist through
the weekend. Expect isolated thunderstorms over the eastern Interior
this evening, and again Friday and Saturday afternoon and evening.

AKZ218-181800-
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including the cities of Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot,
Chandalar DOT Camp, and Iniakuk Lake
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           40           30           20
Temp (24h trend)      34-44 (-2)   51-61 (-2)   33-43        51-61
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (+4)  ABV 40 (-8)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          SW 7-11 G24  SW 8-12 G26  SW 7-11 G23  SW 4-8
CWR                   10           10           10           0
LAL                   2            2            2            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Patchy fog. Lows 33 to 43. Highs 50 to 60. Northeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
36 to 46. Highs 53 to 63. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
38 to 48. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ219-181800-
Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Including the cities of Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles,
Caribou Mountain, and Gobblers Knob
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Showers      Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     40           50           50           30
Temp (24h trend)      38-44 (-2)   46-56 (-3)   34-40        45-55
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-8)  ABV 40 (-7)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 4-8        SW 4-8       W 5-9        Lgt/Var
CWR                   10           20           10           10
LAL                   2            1            2            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms east of the Dalton Highway this
evening and again Friday evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy
fog. Lows 34 to 42. Highs 48 to 58. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 39 to 46. Highs 53 to 63. North
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
41 to 48. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ220-181800-
Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-
Including the cities of Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle,
Stevens Village, Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek,
Circle Hot Springs, Eagle Summit, and Twelvemile Summit
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           30           30           30
Temp (24h trend)      34-44 (+1)   55-65 (-1)   36-45        53-63
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (0)   ABV 40 (-3)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          SW 4-8 G15   SW 7-11 G20  SW 5-9 G17   Lgt/Var
CWR                   10           10           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows 36 to 46. Highs 54 to 64.
North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Lows 40 to 49.
Highs 59 to 69. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 41 to 49. Highs 59 to 69.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ221-181800-
Central Interior-
Including the cities of Nenana, Anderson, Tanana, Minto,
Manley Hot Springs, Rampart, Lake Minchumina, and Livengood
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     70           60           60           40
Temp (24h trend)      39-45 (+2)   50-60 (-2)   36-43        49-59
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-3)  ABV 40 (-3)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          SW 3-7       SW 4-8       W 3-7        Lgt/Var
CWR                   30           30           20           10
LAL                   2            2            2            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms east of Minto late Friday afternoon
and early
in the evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Patchy fog. Lows
36 to 44. Highs 50 to 60. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 42 to
48. Highs 57 to 67. North winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
43 to 49. Highs 57 to 67. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ222-181800-
Middle Tanana Valley-
Including the cities of Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB,
Ester, North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika,
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     50           50           50           40
Temp (24h trend)      34-44 (-2)   52-62 (0)    36-43        50-60
RH % (24h trend)      89-100 (+2)  ABV 40 (-8)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 3-7        SW 4-8       SW 3-7       Lgt/Var
CWR                   10           20           20           10
LAL                   2            2            2            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms late Friday afternoon and early in
the evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows 38 to 45. Highs 53 to 61.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with rain likely. Lows 40 to 48. Highs 57 to 67.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
41 to 49. Highs 57 to 67. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ223-181800-
Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Including the cities of Salcha, Delta Junction, Fort Greely,
Harding/Birch Lake, Dry Creek, Dot Lake, and Healy Lake
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           50           50           40
Temp (24h trend)      37-44 (-1)   52-62 (-1)   37-43        51-61
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (+9)  ABV 40 (-4)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
CWR                   10           10           20           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms late Friday afternoon.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows 39 to 44. Highs 54 to 64. West
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 43 to
48. Highs 58 to 68. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows 43 to 49. Highs 59 to 69. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ224-181800-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
Including the cities of Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway,
Alcan, Chicken, and Boundary
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           40           40           40
Temp (24h trend)      32-42 (-1)   55-65 (0)    35-44        54-64
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (+7)  38-53 (0)    85-100       36-51
20ftWnd(mph)          W 5-9 G17    SW 4-8       W 4-8        W 3-7
CWR                   10           10           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers and slight chance
of thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Lows 36 to 45. Highs 56 to 66.
Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows 40 to 47. Highs 60 to
70. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 40 to
48. Highs 61 to 71. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ225-181800-
Denali-
Including the cities of Healy, Denali National Park, Carlo Creek,
and Kantishna
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     70           60           60           60
Temp (24h trend)      32-42 (0)    49-59 (-2)   33-42        45-55
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (0)   ABV 40 (+4)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 3-7        SW 6-10 G18  SW 5-9       NW 4-8
CWR                   50           30           40           30
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Showers likely. Patchy fog. Lows 32 to 42. Highs 48 to
58. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 39 to
47. Highs 55 to 65. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows 39 to
48. Highs 56 to 66. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ226-181800-
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including the cities of Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids,
Donnelly Dome, Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
359 PM AKDT Thu Aug 17 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      Tstms        Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           60           60           50
Temp (24h trend)      30-40 (-2)   52-62 (-1)   30-40        52-62
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (+9)  40-55 (0)    85-100       37-52
20ftWnd(mph)          W 4-8 G17    SW 4-8       SW 4-8 G17   NE 4-8
CWR                   10           20           20           30
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms late Friday afternoon and Saturday
afternoon.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Patchy fog. Lows
31 to 41. Highs 52 to 62. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 36 to
46. Highs 56 to 66. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows 37 to 47. Highs 57 to 67. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$
DJH Aug 17


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