Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE WEAK UPPER AIR TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR
TONIGHT...AS BROAD HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS INTO INTERIOR ALASKA LATE THIS WEEK.
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO ACCOMPANY THIS FEATURE...WITH A CHANCE OF
WETTING RAINS OVER THE NORTHERN INTERIOR TONIGHT INTO THURSDAY MORNING. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THIS EVENING...MAINLY NORTH OF THE TANANA RIVER.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR WITH THE
WEAKENING TROUGH THURSDAY AND THURSDAY EVENING...AND AND FOR PARTS OF THE
EASTERN INTERIOR ON FRIDAY...AS A WEAK THERMAL TROUGH BUILDS IN. ISOLATED TO
SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE FRIDAY.

AKZ218-211700-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           60           60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-51 (0)    57-67 (+6)   36-45        59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      81-96 (-4)   ABV 40 (-11) 86-97        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 3-7        SW 6-10 G19  SW 8-12 G20  SW 3-7
CWR                   20           20           10           10
LAL                   2            2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THU AND FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 46. HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 46. HIGHS 54 TO 64. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-211700-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         60           50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-49 (+1)   57-67 (+3)   37-46        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      89-99 (+3)   ABV 40 (-6)  83-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-9       W 9-13 G18   W 9-13 G18   W 3-7
CWR                   20           10           0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 58 TO 68. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 49. HIGHS 58 TO 68. EAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-211700-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         50           60           50           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      38-48 (0)    62-72 (+6)   35-45        61-71
RH % (24H TREND)      81-96 (0)    38-53 (-18)  78-93        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      SW 7-11 G19  W 7-11 G18   SW 3-7
CWR                   20           10           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS 57 TO 67. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 57 TO 67. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-211700-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         50           40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-51 (+1)   60-70 (+6)   37-47        61-71
RH % (24H TREND)      89-99 (+1)   38-53 (-28)  72-87        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          W 6-10       W 3-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 61 TO 71.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS
59 TO 69. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-211700-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-50 (+3)   60-70 (+7)   37-47        59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      86-98 (+1)   38-53 (-19)  71-86        40-55
20FTWND(MPH)          W 3-7        SW 3-7       SW 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           10           0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 60 TO 70. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 41 TO 50. HIGHS
60 TO 70. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-211700-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      40-49 (+3)   61-70 (+3)   38-48        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      87-97 (0)    39-54 (-11)  78-90        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 3-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 43 TO 51. HIGHS
59 TO 69. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-211700-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS      TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-43 (-1)   65-75 (+10)  28-38        65-75
RH % (24H TREND)      78-93 (-3)   36-51 (-18)  75-90        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF CHICKEN TONIGHT...THU AND THU
NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
58 TO 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-211700-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           30           0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-49 (+3)   59-69 (+7)   37-47        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      89-98 (0)    40-55 (-28)  79-94        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 6-10       LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 57 TO 67. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 41 TO 49. HIGHS
57 TO 67. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-211700-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
300 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)      36-46 (+2)   59-68 (+5)   38-45        58-67
RH % (24H TREND)      82-97 (-3)   38-53 (-13)  77-92        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 46.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS
57 TO 67. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

NTS AUG 14


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