Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 232357
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
357 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN OVER THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND WILL TAPER OFF THIS EVENING...
WITH SOME SHOWERS LINGERING OVER THE MOUNTAINS THROUGH EARLY
TOMORROW MORNING. A DRIER PATTERN WILL THEN BEGIN TO DEVELOP
OVER THE AREA WITH HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM THE NORTH
PACIFIC TOMORROW MORNING. TEMPERATURES HAVE BEEN SLOWER TO WARM
UP THAN ANTICIPATED WHICH WILL IN TURN KEEP MIN RH VALUES NEAR
OR ABOVE 50 PERCENT FOR TUESDAY. TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TO
NEAR NORMAL BY WEDNESDAY WITH AFTERNOON MIN RH VALUES A FEW
PERCENT LOWER THAN THE PREVIOUS DAY.


AKZ153-241800-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
357 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   38 (+4)      47-53 (+4)   40           51
RH % (24H TREND)   89-96 (+2)   46-65 (-5)   88-97        55-77
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 11-16     SW 6-12      W 8-13       SW 8-12
CWR                5            0            10           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (+5)      56 (+4)      41           54
RH % (24H TREND)   92 (0)       43-56 (-3)   85-92        53-69
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 9-13      SW 5-10      SW 7-11      SW 5-11
CWR                0            0            10           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

AKZ155-241800-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
357 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      50           30           40           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (+3)      49 (0)       41           50
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (+4)      64-73 (-1)   93           69
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 12-15     SW 12-17     SW 12-16     SW 12-14
CWR                5            5            10           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           20           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (0)       47 (-1)      41           48
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (+1)      84 (+8)      94           76-83
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 12-17     SW 15-19     SW 16-18     SW 14-18
CWR                0            5            5            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-241800-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
357 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      40           0            20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (+4)      55 (+5)      41           56
RH % (24H TREND)   94 (0)       44-59 (-8)   92           47-65
20FTWND(MPH)       W 9-14       SW 6-12      SW 9-16 G23  SW 5-12
CWR                10           0            0            5
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            10           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (+2)      53 (+3)      41           55
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (+6)      55-71 (-5)   94           58-70
20FTWND(MPH)       W 8-13       SW 7-15      W 9-17       W 8-15
CWR                10           0            0            5
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-241800-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
357 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      40           0            30           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   38 (+4)      56 (+6)      42           54
RH % (24H TREND)   85-92 (0)    44-51 (-3)   86-92        60-66
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-11       W 4-8        SW 7-12      SW 4-7
CWR                5            0            5            30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$


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