Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...MINIMUM RH VALUES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY ARE EXPECTED TO
BE ABOVE 40 PERCENT IN ALMOST ALL INTERIOR AREAS...WITH THE EXCEPTION
OF SOME LOWER 30S OVER THE NORTHEAST ON THURSDAY. RH VALUES AT NIGHT
WILL RECOVER TO 80 PERCENT OR HIGHER. SOUTH WINDS GUSTING TO 30 MPH
TONIGHT AND THURSDAY IN EASTERN ALASKA RANGE PASSES WEST OF THE TOK
CUTOFF. ELSEWHERE IN THE INTERIOR...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE 10 MPH
OR LESS THROUGH THURSDAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
PARTS OF THE SOUTHERN AND EASTERN INTERIOR DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS THROUGH THURSDAY. WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS ARE EXPECTED
OVER MOST OF THE CENTRAL INTERIOR FRIDAY...AND OVER MUCH OF THE
INTERIOR EXCEPT THE EXTREME SOUTH PARTS FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY
NIGHT.

EXTENDED OUTLOOK...CURRENT MODELS AND ENSEMBLE MEANS INDICATE A
COOLER AND WET PATTERN OVER MOST OF NORTHERN ALASKA THROUGH THE
WEEKEND. A DRY PATTERN IS EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

AKZ218-281700-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           50           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-53 (+1)   62-72 (-2)   37-47        53-63
RH % (24H TREND)      61-76 (0)    37-52 (+17)  72-87        38-53
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 10-14 G25 SW 12-16 G25 SW 12-16 G28 SW 10-14 G25
CWR                   10           20           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
54 TO 64. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-281700-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         30           60           60           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-53 (0)    58-68 (-4)   39-49        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      64-79 (-15)  ABV 40 (+14) 79-94        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-10      SW 7-11 G20  W 7-11 G20   W 6-10
CWR                   0            20           10           30
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 50 TO 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS
50 TO 60. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
43. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-281700-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           50           50           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-55 (+3)   67-77 (0)    40-50        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      56-71 (-18)  34-49 (+7)   68-83        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 4-8       SW 5-10 G18  W 6-10 G18   SW 8-12 G21
CWR                   10           10           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO
46. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-281700-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         20           60           80           90
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-54 (+2)   63-73 (0)    45-55        52-62
RH % (24H TREND)      57-72 (-20)  ABV 40 (+6)  84-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 2-6        W 5-9 G15    W 7-11 G17   W 10-15 G25
CWR                   10           30           30           70
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS
55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO
48. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-281700-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         0            70           70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-55 (+2)   62-72 (-3)   45-54        52-62
RH % (24H TREND)      58-73 (-17)  ABV 40 (+13) 84-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-7       SW 6-10 G15  W 8-12 G15   SW 8-12 G20
CWR                   0            10           20           60
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS
55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 64 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-281700-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (+1)      63-71 (-3)   49-55        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      59-74 (-12)  ABV 40 (+12) 80-94        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 3-7        W 6-10 G20   W 7-11 G20   SW 4-8
CWR                   0            10           20           40
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
69 TO 79. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO
50. HIGHS 69 TO 79. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-281700-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           70           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-52 (+6)   63-73 (-3)   45-54        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      56-71 (-12)  39-54 (+12)  73-88        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 4-8        SW 7-11 G20  W 7-11 G20   SW 8-12 G20
CWR                   0            20           30           20
LAL                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 62 TO
72. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 69 TO 79. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 69 TO 79. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-281700-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY        CLOUDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (+2)   59-69 (-4)   42-52        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      61-76 (-4)   ABV 40 (+17) 80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 4-8 G30    SW 7-11 G20  SW 8-12 G19  SW 11-15 G25
CWR                   0            20           30           60
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PERIODS OF RAIN. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 54 TO 64.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 54 TO 64. WEST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
44. HIGHS 57 TO 67. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-281700-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
256 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           80           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-49 (+3)   60-70 (-4)   39-49        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      61-76 (+7)   38-53 (+19)  75-90        40-55
20FTWND(MPH)          S 5-9 G30    SW 9-13 G27  W 9-13 G27   SW 7-11 G19
CWR                   10           20           40           20
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 60 TO
70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

DA JUL 16


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