Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

.DISCUSSION...MINIMUM RH`S WILL REMAIN ABOVE 40 PERCENT THROUGH
SATURDAY AND TEMPERATURES WILL COOL.

A STRONG UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SOUTH CHUKCHI SEA
AND NORTHEAST BERING SEA THROUGH FRIDAY. THIS WILL PRODUCE A COLD
FRONT WITH COOLER AIR SPREADING EAST AND SOUTH OVER THE WEST COAST
FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. PERIODS OF RAIN WILL DEVELOP IN THE MOIST
SOUTHWEST FLOW AHEAD OF THE COLD FRONT WITH WETTING RAINS LIKELY
ACROSS THE WESTERN INTERIOR ZONES FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY. THE AXIS
OF THE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL PASS EAST OF THE WEST COAST SATURDAY
NIGHT WITH RAIN ENDING OVER THE WEST COAST. AS THE TROUGH MOVES
FURTHER EAST ON SUNDAY...RAIN WILL ALSO END OVER THE WESTERN
INTERIOR.

EXTENDED OUTLOOK...A MAINLY DRY PATTERN IS EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY.

AKZ208-291600-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-43 (-5)   46-56 (-1)   28-38        45-55
RH % (24H TREND)      90-100 (0)   ABV 40 (+4)  91-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G21   W 5-10       N 5-9 G21    N 8-12 G19
CWR                   5            5            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 26 TO 36.
HIGHS 47 TO 57. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
56 TO 66. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-291600-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         0            40           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-48 (-5)   50-56 (-3)   38-46        50-58
RH % (24H TREND)      91-100 (+3)  ABV 40 (+3)  100          ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 10-15 G23  SE 3-7       W 5-10       NW 10-15
CWR                   0            20           5            5
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 48 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 52.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-291600-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         60           80           50           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-44 (-6)   44-54 (-3)   33-43        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      86-100 (+3)  ABV 40 (+5)  86-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 6-10 G20  SE 5-10 G18  NW 6-10 G19  NW 10-14 G25
CWR                   10           60           30           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 48 TO 58. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO
46. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-291600-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         60           90           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-51 (-2)   48-58 (-4)   39-49        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+6)     ABV 40 (+5)  100          ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 10-15 G25 SW 13-17 G30 SW 14-18 G32 N 12-16 G28
CWR                   20           60           80           70
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS
51 TO 61. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO
47. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ214-291600-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         40           50           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (+1)      51-61 (-4)   46-55        51-60
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+3)     ABV 40 (+11) 100          ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 10-15 G25 SW 15-20 G30 SW 16-20 G31 SW 15-19 G28
CWR                   10           10           10           70
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 48. HIGHS
50 TO 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO
52. HIGHS 56 TO 66. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 53.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-291600-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         60           70           80           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-56 (0)    52-62 (-6)   44-54        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      94-100 (+6)  ABV 40 (+20) 100          ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10 G17  SW 9-13 G23  SW 11-15 G26 SW 11-15 G25
CWR                   20           30           20           80
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 53 TO
63. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO
49. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
41 TO 51. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-291600-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         70           90           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-44 (-4)   49-59 (-6)   37-47        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      88-100 (+9)  ABV 40 (+6)  100          ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-9 G17    SW 6-10 G24  SW 10-15 G24 SW 10-14 G24
CWR                   20           30           70           70
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS
55 TO 65. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
44. HIGHS 61 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
40 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-291600-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         30           20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-43 (-7)   47-57 (-2)   29-39        52-62
RH % (24H TREND)      84-99 (0)    ABV 40 (-2)  84-99        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 7-11 G18   SW 3-7       N 3-7        N 4-8
CWR                   5            5            5            5
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ227-291600-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
157 PM AKDT THU JUL 28 2016

                      TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         100          100          100          70
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-55 (+5)   50-60 (-6)   43-53        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      87-100 (+3)  ABV 40 (+21) 87-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-10 G20  SW 11-15 G25 SW 10-14 G24 SW 14-18 G29
CWR                   40           80           80           30
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
36 TO 46. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

DA JUL 16


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