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FNAK51 PAFC 252352
FWFAER

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southcentral Alaska
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

A low pressure system will bring continued cool and wet weather
through tomorrow with widespread rain expected across most of the
region. Rain is expected to taper off across the region by
Thursday morning though another system will move into the eastern Copper
River Basin on Thursday bringing widespread rain to that
area. Showers with isolated wet thunderstorms may develop Thursday
afternoon over the Alaska Range and Talkeetnas.

AKZ101-261715-
Anchorage-
Including...Anchorage...Eagle River...Indian...Eklutna
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           70           50           40
Temp (24h trend)   49 (-3)      57 (-2)      48           59
RH % (24h trend)   99 (0)       77-83 (0)    98           71-77
20FTWND(MPH)       lgt/var      W 3-5        lgt/var      W 5-9
CWR                40           40           30           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        rain         rain         shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           70           50           30
Temp (24h trend)   54 (-2)      62 (-2)      53           66
RH % (24h trend)   100 (0)      70-76 (+1)   98           66-72
20FTWND(MPH)       lgt/var      W 3-5        SW 1-5       SW 4-9
CWR                40           50           30           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows around 50. Highs around
60. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs around 60. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ111-261715-
Matanuska Valley-
Including...Palmer...Wasilla...Sutton...Chickaloon
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           70           70           50
Temp (24h trend)   48 (-3)      51-58 (-2)   47           54-60
RH % (24h trend)   98 (0)       65-80 (-2)   98           67-77
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 1-6       W 3-6        W 2-5        W 3-6
CWR                40           50           50           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           70           60           40
Temp (24h trend)   53 (-2)      64 (-2)      52           68
RH % (24h trend)   97 (0)       60-69 (-2)   96           60-66
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-7       W 3-5        SW 2-5       SW 3-6
CWR                30           50           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows around 50. Highs in the
lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ121-261715-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including...Kenai...Soldotna...Homer...Cooper Landing
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain         shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           90           80           40
Temp (24h trend)   52 (0)       55-61 (-3)   50           59-67
RH % (24h trend)   98 (+1)      70-77 (+9)   98           59-69
20FTWND(MPH)       lgt/var      NW 3-5       NW 2-5       lgt/var
CWR                30           80           70           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain         shwrs
Chance precip (%)  70           90           70           20
Temp (24h trend)   52 (-1)      59 (-4)      51           64
RH % (24h trend)   99 (+3)      75-86 (+12)  99           65-74
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-8       NW 3-6       W 2-6        SW 3-8
CWR                40           80           50           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows around 50. Highs around
60. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs around 60. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ141-261715-
Copper River Basin-
Including...Glennallen...Eureka...McCarthy...Paxson...Slana
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  60           70           70           70
Temp (24h trend)   47 (-3)      60-67 (-2)   49           60-66
RH % (24h trend)   97 (+3)      48-62 (-1)   97           47-59
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-8       SW 1-5       SW 2-6       SW 2-6
CWR                30           40           50           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ145-261715-
Susitna Valley-
Including...Talkeetna...Willow...Cantwell
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs        tstms
Chance precip (%)  80           80           60           60
Temp (24h trend)   48 (-1)      55-62 (+2)   48           63
RH % (24h trend)   99 (+1)      56-74 (-16)  99           51-69
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-8       W 1-6        W 2-7        W 3-8
CWR                50           60           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  80           80           40           30
Temp (24h trend)   53 (-1)      66 (+2)      52           71
RH % (24h trend)   100 (+3)     58-67 (-9)   99           48-57
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-6        W 2-5        SW 3-5       S 3-6
CWR                50           70           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs around 60. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ171-261715-
Kodiak Island-
Including...Kodiak City
352 PM AKDT Tue Jul 25 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  70           70           70           60
Temp (24h trend)   49 (-3)      50-57 (-4)   49           55-62
RH % (24h trend)   100 (+3)     74-88 (+8)   100          69-82
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-7        NW 3-9       NW 3-7       NE 4-8
CWR                40           40           40           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  60           70           70           60
Temp (24h trend)   52 (-2)      57 (-3)      51           61
RH % (24h trend)   100 (+2)     76-88 (+6)   100          72-80
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-9       NW 2-10      N 2-9        NE 3-9
CWR                40           40           50           30
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 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Highs in the upper 50s. East winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$



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