Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 192340
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
340 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING
ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE AS A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES
OVERHEAD. AFTERNOON SHOWER ACTIVITY WILL THEN DIMINISH OVER THE
NEXT SEVERAL DAYS AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE SOUTHWEST
MAINLAND AND USHERS IN A WARMING AND DRYING TREND. DESPITE THE
WARMER AND DRIER CONDITIONS...WINDS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN LIGHT
AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 40 PERCENT
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

AKZ152-201830-
LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
340 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (+1)      62 (+1)      49           59-65
RH % (24H TREND)   89-97 (0)    52-65 (-7)   84-94        46-56
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 4-9       NW 4-8       NW 4-8       LGT/VAR
CWR                10           10           0            0
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING ALONG THE ALASKA
RANGE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (-1)      65 (+2)      48           68
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (0)       55 (-11)     86-95        44-50
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 6-9       NW 6-9       NW 4-8       N 2-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-201830-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
340 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-4)      65 (+3)      52           67
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       56 (-2)      86-92        44-51
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 7-9       NW 6-7       N 6-7        NE 2-7
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (-1)      62 (+3)      52           64
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (+2)      58-64 (-6)   95           55-61
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 8-11      NW 4-6       N 7-9        E 7-11
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ161-201830-
BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
340 PM AKDT TUE AUG 19 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           20           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+1)      60-66 (+1)   51           61-67
RH % (24H TREND)   91-98 (0)    47-62 (-3)   85-95        42-57
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 5-10      N 5-10       N 4-8        LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-1)      66 (+2)      52           67
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+4)      52-63 (-6)   96           52-65
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 5-10      N 3-9        NW 2-8       SE 3-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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