Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 240044 AAA
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

UPDATED ZONES 111 AND 145

.DISCUSSION...
THE DRIER CONDITIONS OBSERVED OVER PARTS OF SOUTHCENTRAL THIS
AFTERNOON WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EARLY EVENING...ALONG WITH
ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MOVING SOUTH OFF THE TALKEETNA
MOUNTAINS. THESE CONDITIONS WILL WRAP UP OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AS
THE WEAK RIDGING PUSHES FURTHER EASTWARD...AND A SLIGHTLY MORE
POTENT UPPER LEVEL LOW BEGINS TO MOVE IN FROM THE WEST. THIS
SYSTEM WILL BRING ANOTHER ROUND OF WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS...
WHICH CAN BE HEAVY AT TIMES...TO MUCH OF SOUTHCENTRAL ALASKA
THROUGH MONDAY. WINDS ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM WILL SHIFT FROM THE
SOUTHWEST TO SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...AND BECOME MORE GUSTY
THROUGHOUT THE DAY SUNDAY...AND AGAIN ON MONDAY.

AKZ101-241615-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           100          100          90
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+1)      59 (-3)      48           59
RH % (24H TREND)   94 (0)       75-81 (0)    98           72-84
20FTWND(MPH)       W 7-12       SE 8-20      SE 8-20      SE 14-24
CWR                60           100          100          90
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           100          100          90
TEMP (24H TREND)   56 (0)       67 (-2)      55           68
RH % (24H TREND)   84 (-14)     62-68 (+9)   89           54-61
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-11       W 2-14       S 1-13       E 3-18
CWR                60           100          100          70
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-241615-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       53-59 (-3)   48           54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   87-93 (0)    69-80 (+1)   89-95        55-72
20FTWND(MPH)       W 5-10       SE 5-11      SE 4-12      SE 7-17
CWR                100          100          100          70
LAL                2            1            1            1

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

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100          90
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (0)       67 (-3)      53           69
RH % (24H TREND)   78-85 (-15)  58-64 (+7)   81-92        49-55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-8        S 2-10       SE 2-9       SE 5-14
CWR                90           100          100          60
LAL                2            1            1            1

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-241615-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           100          90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-2)      58-65 (-5)   51           59-67
RH % (24H TREND)   88 (-12)     66-74 (+18)  94           59-72
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-11       SW 3-6       SW 1-6       E 3-12
CWR                0            90           90           90
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (-1)      63 (-5)      52           59-66
RH % (24H TREND)   84-91 (0)    73-81 (+21)  94           63-82
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 6-14      S 3-8        SW 2-6       NE 3-9
CWR                0            60           60           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-241615-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      60           100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (+1)      54-64 (-4)   44-50        51-60
RH % (24H TREND)   83-93 (0)    68-81 (+11)  88-99        64-91
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 8-13      SE 7-12      SE 7-12      E 10-18
CWR                30           100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      60           100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   49-56 (0)    56-63 (-5)   47-54        58
RH % (24H TREND)   84-93 (0)    70-83 (+13)  88-98        76-92
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 8-14      SE 5-12      SE 5-11      E 8-19
CWR                30           90           100          100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-241615-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       57-63 (-4)   49           57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   83-92 (0)    55-72 (+7)   82-92        47-65
20FTWND(MPH)       N 4-10       S 7-17       S 10-19      SE 8-17
CWR                100          100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-241615-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           100          90           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (-1)      61 (-2)      48           57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   84-92 (0)    55-71 (+6)   88-96        47-64
20FTWND(MPH)       N 6-13       S 3-8        S 4-9        SE 3-11
CWR                90           90           80           50
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY ALONG THE TALKEETNA
MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           100          90           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+1)      67 (-5)      52           69
RH % (24H TREND)   90 (0)       52-67 (+18)  94           44-57
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-12      S 3-6        E 3-7        E 2-7
CWR                40           90           80           40
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY ALONG THE TALKEETNA
MOUNTAINS THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-241615-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
444 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (0)       55-64 (-3)   52           54-60
RH % (24H TREND)   91-99 (0)    68-92 (+19)  92-99        76-91
20FTWND(MPH)       W 15-23      SW 9-13      W 6-9        E 3-8
CWR                20           50           40           50
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (0)       64 (-2)      54           59
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (0)       71-85 (+19)  96           78-89
20FTWND(MPH)       W 16-25      SW 9-19      SW 5-14      E 3-10
CWR                20           50           40           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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