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FPAK53 PAFG 270238 AAB
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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECAST...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

UPDATED ZONES 218 219 221 222 223 224 225

AKZ218-271900-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...CHANDALAR
D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKST
TONIGHT FROM THE DALTON HIGHWAY WEST...

.TONIGHT...SNOW DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1
TO 3 INCHES...HEAVIEST FROM THE DALTON HIGHWAY WEST. BLOWING SNOW
NEAR PASSES. LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW. WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 15
MPH THIS EVENING. NEAR PASSES GUSTS 25 MPH WITH BLOWING SNOW AND
REDUCED VISIBILITY.
.SATURDAY...AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. SNOW LIKELY IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. LESS THAN AN
INCH SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS 5 TO 10 BELOW. NORTH WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 30 BELOW. EAST WINDS
AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 5 TO 10 ABOVE. NORTHEAST WINDS
15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. EAST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID
TEENS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND
5 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE MID TEENS. LOWS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS. LOWS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS
AROUND 10.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND ZERO.
HIGHS AROUND 10.

&&
                   TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
ARCTIC VILLAGE  -10   -5  -28    6  /  70   70   40    0

$$

AKZ219-271900-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM AKST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SNOW DIMINISHING THIS EVENING. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW.
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 2 INCHES. LOWS ZERO TO 15
BELOW. WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS ZERO
TO 15 BELOW BUT FALLING THROUGH THE DAY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15
MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 20 BELOW. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 10. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO
25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 5 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID TEENS. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID TEENS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND
20.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID TEENS.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS
AROUND 20.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS
IN THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
BETTLES     -15  -14  -20   10  /  90   50    0    0

$$

AKZ220-271900-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...STEVENS
VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...CIRCLE HOT
SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
1 INCH. LOWS 5 TO 15 BELOW. SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 10 MPH... EXCEPT
LOCALLY AROUND 25 MPH ON SUMMITS WITH REDUCED VISIBILITY IN SNOW
AND BLOWING SNOW..
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO
25 BELOW. EAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE. EAST WINDS 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
AROUND 5 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.
.NEW YEARS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 10.
LOWS ZERO TO 5 ABOVE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
FORT YUKON  -14   -6  -22   -1  /  50   60    0    0

$$

AKZ221-271900-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...MANLEY HOT
SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM AKST THIS
EVENING...

.TONIGHT...SNOW DIMINISHING TO FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 2 INCHES. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS
5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. NORTHWEST WINDS TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW. EAST
WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TEENS TO LOWER 20S.
EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10.
HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
TANANA      -11   -4  -10   12  /  80    0    0    0

$$

AKZ222-271900-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...CHENA
HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM AKST
SATURDAY...

.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS DIMINISHING TO FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG. ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 2 INCHES. LOWS 5 BELOW TO
5 ABOVE. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...DECREASING CLOUDS. PATCHY FLURRIES AND FOG IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE...FALLING THROUGH THE DAY. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 ABOVE TO 20 BELOW...
COLDEST ON THE VALLEY FLOOR. TEMPERATURES RISING THROUGH THE
NIGHT. EAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 10 TO 30 ABOVE...WARMEST OVER THE
HILLS. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 25...WARMEST OVER THE
HILLS. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
AROUND 10. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.NEW YEARS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID
TEENS. LOWS 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
FAIRBANKS      -3  -3  -21  24   /    100  50  0  0

$$

AKZ223-271900-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...HARDING/BIRCH
LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
LOWS ZERO TO 8 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH
LATE IN THE NIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 5 TO 10 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 4 TO
14 BELOW. SOUTHEAST WINDS TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO EAST 10 TO
20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TEENS TO MID 20S. EAST WINDS 20 TO
30 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
TEENS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10.
.NEW YEARS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID
TEENS. LOWS AROUND 10.

&&
                   TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
DELTA JUNCTION    8   10   -4   25  /   30   50    0    0

$$

AKZ224-271900-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS ZERO TO 15 BELOW. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. ALONG THE YUKON RIVER...SOUTHEAST WINDS GUSTING
TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 3 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
SOUTHWEST WINDS TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 29 BELOW. SOUTHEAST
WINDS TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. HIGHS 1 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 9 TO 14 BELOW. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
5 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
5 BELOW. HIGHS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 10 BELOW.
HIGHS 5 TO 10 ABOVE.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
TOK         -10    5  -23    5  /   30   30    0    0

$$

AKZ225-271900-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS DIMINISHING TO FLURRIES AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
FOG. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S. VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 1 TO 6 ABOVE. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN PASSES...ELSEWHERE SOUTHEAST WINDS
TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.  SOUTH
WINDS 25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN PASSES... ELSEWHERE
SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS. SOUTH WINDS
25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH IN PASSES...ELSEWHERE SOUTHEAST
WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10.
.NEW YEARS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 20.
LOWS AROUND 10.

&&
               TEMPERATURE      /    PRECIPITATION
HEALY        12   26    7   23  /  70   50   30    0

$$

AKZ226-271900-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...TRIMS
CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
538 PM AKST FRI DEC 26 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG.
LOWS 1 BELOW TO 6 ABOVE. VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS AROUND 9 ABOVE. VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 7 TO
21 BELOW. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH DEVELOPING IN PASSES WEST OF
THE TOK CUTOFF...ELSEWHERE VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER TEENS. IN PASSES WEST OF THE
TOK CUTOFF...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
ELSEWHERE VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 2 ABOVE. IN PASSES
WEST OF THE TOK CUTOFF...SOUTH WINDS 20 TO 40 MPH WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 60 MPH. ELSEWHERE VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS AROUND 20.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
TEENS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 10. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 20S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 5 ABOVE.
HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.

$$

RF/DA/JB DEC 14


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