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FNAK72 PAFC 032126
FWSALU

SPOT FORECAST FOR ST  PAUL WX - MEDEVAC REQUEST...US COAST GUARD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
126 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1213 AKDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW CLOUDS AND PATCHY FOG WILL PERSIST OVER THE PRIBILOF ISLANDS THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THE BEST CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON
WITH VISIBILITIES GREATER THAN 6 MILES AND CEILINGS GENERALLY IN THE 800-1200 FT
RANGE BEFORE CONDITIONS BEGIN TO DETERIORATE THIS EVENING AS A FRONT APPROACHES
THE AREA FROM THE SOUTH...WITH RAIN SPREADING OVER SAINT GEORGE ISLAND TONIGHT
AND REACHING SAINT PAUL ISLAND BY SATURDAY MORNING. THIS WILL DROP CEILINGS INTO
THE 200-400 FT RANGE THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH VISIBILITIES GENERALLY IN THE 1-3 MILE
RANGE AND OCCASIONALLY DROPPING TO 1/2 MILE OR LESS. GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS WILL
PERSIST THROUGH SATURDAY AND INCREASE SLIGHTLY TONIGHT INTO SATURDAY WITH THE
ARRIVAL OF THE FRONT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH PATCHY FOG.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH PATCHY FOG. A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
                    MPH.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH
                    DIMINISHING IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...BURLING
REQUESTED BY...LT BOYLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20150703.STPAU.03/ALU



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