Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 301515
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A FRONT ALONG THE GULF WILL BRING RAIN ALONG THE COASTAL AREAS
WITH ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS INLAND THROUGH SUNDAY. GUSTY
WINDS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS GAP LOCATIONS AND ACROSS THE COPPER
RIVER VALLEY WITH SOME WEAKENING DURING THE NIGHT. A MOIST AIR
MASS FROM THE GULF WILL BRING INCREASED MOISTURE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND KEEPING MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ABOVE 40 PERCENT.

AKZ101-010700-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   41-48 (+1)   34 (0)       43-49
RH % (24H TREND)   52-65 (+7)   75-84 (+10)  54-68
20FTWND(MPH)       E 12-20      E 12-23      SE 17-29
CWR                30           30           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (0)       39 (0)       55
RH % (24H TREND)   40-47 (+5)   70-76 (+7)   40-49
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 10-17     E 9-17       SE 12-25
CWR                10           10           10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-010700-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   42-49 (+1)   34 (0)       44-50
RH % (24H TREND)   41-54 (+4)   72-78 (+10)  42-55
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 8-12      E 6-10       SE 8-14
CWR                20           30           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (0)       39 (0)       56
RH % (24H TREND)   34-40 (+2)   65-74 (+5)   34-40
20FTWND(MPH)       E 10-20     E 6-14       SE 8-19
CWR                10           10           20
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS OUT OF THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY DURING
THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HOURS THROUGH SUNDAY.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-010700-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   44-52 (+1)   37 (-2)      45-53
RH % (24H TREND)   47-60 (+1)   85 (+7)      45-62
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 15-28     E 7-13 G20   E 7-15
CWR                40           30           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (+1)      39 (-1)      47-53
RH % (24H TREND)   47-60 (-1)   78-85 (+8)   46-68
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 20-37 G46 NE 6-19 G31  NE 5-12
CWR                30           40           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-010700-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   40-47 (0)    37 (-1)      40-48
RH % (24H TREND)   62-85 (+5)   85-97 (+3)   65-87
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 12-22     E 5-11       E 10-15
CWR                100          100          80
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (+1)      39 (-2)      46
RH % (24H TREND)   71-86 (0)    89-98 (0)    73-88
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 15-36     E 7-13 G21   SE 13-18
CWR                100          100          90
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-010700-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   44-51 (+1)   33 (+1)      45-53
RH % (24H TREND)   32-50 (+6)   68-78 (+7)   34-54
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 6-16      SE 5-13      S 7-20
CWR                20           30           20
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-010700-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   42-48 (+3)   32 (+1)      49
RH % (24H TREND)   38-54 (+2)   72-85 (+5)   45-59
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 6-16      E 6-15       E 3-9
CWR                0            10           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (+1)      37 (+1)      56
RH % (24H TREND)   33-41 (-1)   79 (-4)      32-45
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 12-21     NE 6-20      E 4-11
CWR                0            10           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-010700-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
715 AM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+2)      37 (-3)      51
RH % (24H TREND)   65-82 (+7)   90-99 (+2)   65-81
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 5-11      NE 4-8       N 2-8
CWR                80           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+2)      40 (-2)      49
RH % (24H TREND)   67-78 (+3)   87-94 (+1)   68-79
20FTWND(MPH)       E 5-20 G31   E 5-13       NE 2-10
CWR                80           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

$$


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