Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 231430
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...

SHOWERS WILL BE DIMINISHING THROUGHOUT THE DAY
TODAY ACROSS WESTERN PORTIONS OF SOUTHCENTRAL AS THE
LOW IN THE GULF OF ALASKA CONTINUES TO MEANDER EASTWARD.
MEANWHILE WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE COPPER
RIVER BASIN. A NEW UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST
BY TONIGHT AND BRING WIDESPREAD WETTING RAINS TO MUCH OF
SOUTHCENTRAL BY SUNDAY. LOCAL GAP WINDS WILL ALSO INCREASE BY
SUNDAY AFTERNOON ACROSS TURNAGAIN ARM AND THE COPPER RIVER BASIN.

AKZ101-240500-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   63 (+5)      50 (+1)      60
RH % (24H TREND)   72-87 (-3)   94 (0)       81
20FTWND(MPH)       W 8-11       SW 5-11      SE 7-20
CWR                20           90           100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           90           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   69 (+7)      56 (+1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   54-61 (-20)  85 (-5)      69
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-10       SW 5-10      SW 3-15
CWR                10           80           100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY...SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-240500-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   56-62 (+6)   49 (+2)      54-60
RH % (24H TREND)   66-83 (-6)   88-94 (0)    68-79
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-10       W 6-10       SE 6-9
CWR                50           100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   70 (+9)      54 (+1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   53-61 (-22)  78-86 (-4)   59-66
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-9        SW 4-8       S 4-8
CWR                30           100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-240500-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           50           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   64-71 (+7)   51 (0)       59-66
RH % (24H TREND)   46-58 (-25)  84-90 (0)    65-74
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-11       W 7-10       SW 3-7
CWR                0            0            100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   63-69 (+5)   54 (+1)      64
RH % (24H TREND)   50-62 (-19)  85-91 (0)    72-80
20FTWND(MPH)       W 7-13       SW 7-14      SW 5-10
CWR                0            0            60
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY...SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-240500-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           70           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   58-68 (+8)   51 (+1)      55-65
RH % (24H TREND)   55-77 (-25)  85-94 (0)    66-81
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 8-13      NW 7-11      SE 6-10
CWR                0            0            100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           70           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   61-68 (+8)   49-55 (+2)   57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   57-73 (-25)  85-94 (0)    69-83
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 7-14      NW 7-12      SE 7-12
CWR                0            10           100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-240500-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   61-67 (+8)   49 (0)       63
RH % (24H TREND)   55-65 (-16)  84-93 (0)    56-73
20FTWND(MPH)       N 5-10       N 3-9        S 8-17
CWR                100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-240500-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   58-64 (+7)   49 (0)       61
RH % (24H TREND)   55-69 (-12)  86-93 (0)    55-72
20FTWND(MPH)       N 6-13       N 5-13       S 4-7
CWR                30           90           90
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           70           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   71 (+10)     54 (+1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   42-51 (-30)  91 (0)       53-65
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 5-10      W 3-11       S 4-7
CWR                0            40           100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

AKZ171-240500-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
630 AM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   59-68 (+2)   52 (-1)      56-65
RH % (24H TREND)   49-73 (-13)  92-99 (+2)   69-92
20FTWND(MPH)       W 15-21      W 14-21      SW 10-12
CWR                0            20           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   61-68 (+4)   55 (-1)      59-65
RH % (24H TREND)   51-68 (-18)  94 (+2)      73-86
20FTWND(MPH)       W 18-25      W 16-25      SW 11-18
CWR                0            20           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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