Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 221413
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
613 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A SHORTWAVE DROPPING SOUTH ACROSS THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA THIS MORNING
WILL BRING PERIODS OF LIGHT RAIN TO THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND LOWER
KUSKOKWIM VALLEY DURING THE DAY TODAY. AT THE SAME TIME...AN UPPER
LEVEL LOW WILL TRACK EASTWARD ALONG THE THE ALASKA PENINSULA AND BRING
NUMEROUS SHOWERS TO THE BRISTOL BAY AREA BY MID MORNING. RAINFALL
WILL BEGIN TO SLOWLY TAPER OFF DURING THE EVENING HOURS TONIGHT BUT A
SECOND AND MORE POTENT UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL DROP OUT OF THE
ARCTIC AND BRING AN EVEN BETTER CHANCE OF RAINFALL TO SOUTHWEST ALASKA
ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.

AKZ152-230645-
LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
613 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   56-67 (-2)   49 (-1)      51-61
RH % (24H TREND)   42-65 (+15)  87-99 (+7)   58-83
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-8        SW 2-6       SW 3-7
CWR                40           50           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   61-68 (-3)   52 (+1)      60
RH % (24H TREND)   42-65 (+13)  98 (+5)      61-73
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-9        SW 4-8       W 6-9
CWR                40           50           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-230645-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
613 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   61 (-1)      49 (-3)      54
RH % (24H TREND)   75-81 (+19)  99 (+2)      73-79
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-11      SW 7-10      W 8-13 G21
CWR                80           60           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          60           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   56 (+1)      51 (0)       53
RH % (24H TREND)   89 (+1)      97 (0)       80-87
20FTWND(MPH)       W 9-12       NW 11-16     W 14-21 G29
CWR                70           20           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ161-230645-
BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
613 AM AKDT TUE JUL 22 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   57-63 (-6)   49 (0)       60
RH % (24H TREND)   52-71 (+20)  99 (+4)      60-75
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-10      SW 4-10      SW 4-7
CWR                30           50           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   56-62 (-3)   51 (0)       60
RH % (24H TREND)   72-84 (+18)  99 (0)       61-73
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-14      SW 8-15      W 7-17
CWR                60           50           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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