Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN ABOVE CRITICAL THRESHOLDS
THROUGH THE LATER PART OF THIS WEEK...AS THE GULF LOW AND UPCOMING
EASTERLY WAVE USHER IN MORE STRATIFORM CLOUD COVER AND RAIN OVER
THE AREA STARTING THIS EVENING. GUSTY GAP FLOW ALONG THE GULF
COAST...TURNAGAIN ARM...AND THE COPPER RIVER WILL PERSIST THROUGH
THIS EVENING BEFORE DIMINISHING AS THE COASTAL RIDGE AND THERMAL
TROUGH OVER THE INTERIOR CONTINUE TO WEAKEN THROUGH THURSDAY.
OTHERWISE...WINDS WILL REMAIN BELOW CRITICAL VALUES.


AKZ101-011745-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           90           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (+1)      53 (-5)      43           60
RH % (24H TREND)   92 (+1)      70-81 (+11)  99           56-68
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 11-20 G35 W 3-5        NW 3-5       NW 5-9
CWR                20           50           50           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS
IN THE EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           90           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (+1)      60 (-5)      48           66
RH % (24H TREND)   81 (-8)      55-65 (+11)  85-93        47-60
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 13-25 G40 LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 3-7
CWR                20           50           50           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND SOUTH TO WEST
ANCHORAGE IN THE EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-011745-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           90           90           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (-1)      48-54 (-6)   43           55-62
RH % (24H TREND)   84-90 (+1)   60-77 (+14)  91-97        52-69
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-10       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NW 5-6
CWR                30           60           60           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           90           90           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   46-52 (+2)   60 (-7)      48           67
RH % (24H TREND)   80 (-10)     50-65 (+15)  81-94        44-58
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-12 G25   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 3-6
CWR                20           60           60           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY IN THE EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-011745-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       54-60 (-4)   48           63-69
RH % (24H TREND)   84-90 (0)    59-69 (+9)   93           48-55
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-8        W 2-5        W 5-6        NW 2-7
CWR                30           20           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           50           60           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+2)      58 (-3)      49           67
RH % (24H TREND)   90 (0)       65-74 (+2)   92           54-63
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 6-12      SW 4-8       SW 6-9       SW 1-9
CWR                20           20           30           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-011745-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (-3)      47-58 (0)    46           55-65
RH % (24H TREND)   86-97 (0)    57-82 (0)    88-96        46-67
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-12 G25  LGT/VAR      W 3-7        NW 6-9
CWR                50           40           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM
IN THE EVENING.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   42-49 (-2)   48-56 (0)    49           57-64
RH % (24H TREND)   85-94 (0)    61-82 (-3)   85-91        51-67
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-8        NE 2-6       W 3-7        W 5-12
CWR                60           40           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-011745-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           90           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (-3)      52-60 (-4)   45           63
RH % (24H TREND)   75-88 (+2)   42-68 (+10)  79-93        47-59
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-18 G30  SW 3-9       W 3-7        W 4-10
CWR                50           60           60           60
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS
IN THE EVENING. STRONGEST WINDS ALONG THE COPPER RIVER IN THE
EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-011745-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           100          100          70
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (-1)      52 (-7)      45           57-64
RH % (24H TREND)   87-94 (0)    71-85 (+22)  91-97        45-60
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-11      SW 4-9       SW 2-8       W 3-9
CWR                60           80           70           30
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS
IN THE EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           90           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+1)      59 (-8)      48           70
RH % (24H TREND)   83-91 (0)    67-75 (+24)  96           40-54
20FTWND(MPH)       S 9-11 G21   S 3-5        SE 2-5       S 2-5
CWR                30           60           50           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-011745-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
355 PM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      60           30           40           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (0)       51-61 (+3)   48           58-69
RH % (24H TREND)   90-98 (0)    53-73 (-10)  91           40-58
20FTWND(MPH)       E 7-10       NE 3-6       SW 2-7       W 14-17
CWR                20           10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (-2)      59 (+2)      51           59-66
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (0)       62-76 (-4)   89           47-67
20FTWND(MPH)       E 7-11       NE 2-8       W 2-9        W 14-19
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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