Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 122356
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE CENTERED OVER THE ALASKA PENINSULA WILL
CONTINUE TO BRING CLOUDY SKIES AND SHOWERS TO MUCH OF MAINLAND ALASKA
THIS EVENING. ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE FROM THIS
SYSTEM ALONG THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS AND ALASKA RANGE. SKIES WILL BEGIN
TO PARTIALLY CLEAR ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY...LEADING TO MORE SHOWER AND
WET THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY OVER THE SUSITNA VALLEY. GUSTY GAP WINDS
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND THE COPPER RIVER WILL ALSO CONTINUE DURING THE
AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS THROUGH SUNDAY.

AKZ101-131645-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (-4)      54-60 (+1)   46           56-63
RH % (24H TREND)   81-94 (0)    54-64 (+5)   86-93        39-50
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 10-28     SE 8-31      SE 9-31      SE 10-25
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM IN THE AFTERNOON/EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      10           10           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-5)      67 (0)       50           67
RH % (24H TREND)   81-88 (-1)   44-58 (+8)   87           36-51
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-20       S 3-21       S 4-22       SW 5-18
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS ALONG SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE IN THE
AFTERNOON/EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-131645-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           40           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (-3)      54-61 (-1)   45           55-62
RH % (24H TREND)   84-97 (0)    43-56 (+6)   85-94        36-48
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-8        S 4-8        S 3-7        SW 5-10
CWR                10           10           0            0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS
SUNDAY AFTERNOON/EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      10           10           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-3)      67 (-1)      50           68
RH % (24H TREND)   80-92 (0)    35-44 (+4)   86           29-43
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-7       S 4-8        S 3-8        SW 5-9
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-131645-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           50           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-2)      58-65 (+1)   48           60-66
RH % (24H TREND)   86-92 (0)    46-58 (+6)   85-92        30-46
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-6        S 2-6        SW 2-6       SW 4-8
CWR                30           30           0            0
LAL                1            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (-1)      64 (+2)      50           65
RH % (24H TREND)   86-92 (0)    53-69 (+3)   88-94        48-66
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-14      SW 5-16      SW 4-16      SW 8-16
CWR                40           30           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-131645-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (-2)      52-61 (+1)   46           56-63
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       47-63 (-8)   96           28-44
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-8       SE 4-9       SE 3-8       S 3-7
CWR                20           40           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   45-51 (+1)   52-59 (+1)   50           62
RH % (24H TREND)   91-98 (0)    51-69 (-13)  87-95        41-57
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-7        E 2-6        SE 2-6       S 3-10
CWR                40           40           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-131645-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      60           50           40           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-2)      62-69 (+3)   44           63-71
RH % (24H TREND)   81-90 (0)    39-52 (-2)   71-89        27-44
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-14       SW 4-13      SW 4-13      SW 4-12
CWR                40           10           10           0
LAL                2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING WET THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE
TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS AND ALASKA RANGE THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-131645-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (-3)      57-63 (+3)   45           56-62
RH % (24H TREND)   86-92 (0)    51-71 (+10)  89-95        55-84
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-8       SW 8-13      SW 7-12      SW 9-15
CWR                30           40           30           30
LAL                2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING WET THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      20           30           30           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (-4)      68 (+3)      49           69
RH % (24H TREND)   85 (-13)     46-61 (+9)   82-90        47-62
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-8        S 8-11       S 7-11 G18   S 7-13
CWR                0            20           0            0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-131645-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
356 PM AKDT SAT JUL 12 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           50           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (+1)      50-56 (0)    46           59
RH % (24H TREND)   91-99 (0)    66-87 (-3)   90-98        57-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 8-11      SE 9-11      SE 7-10      S 5-7
CWR                50           40           20           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           60           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (0)       57 (0)       50           61
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (+1)      68-82 (-4)   95           61-75
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-15      SE 9-13      SE 6-13      S 5-9
CWR                60           40           20           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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