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FNAK72 PAFC 262101
FWSALU

SPOT FORECAST FOR SAND POINT TEST...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
101 PM AKDT MON SEP 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0600 AKDT ON SEPTEMBER 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MORE STABLE AIR WILL MOVE IN FROM THE SOUTH AS A
FRONTAL SYSTEM LIFTS NORTHWARD ACROSS THE GULF. THERE WILL STILL
BE ENOUGH INSTABILITY FOR ISOLATED TO SCATTERED CONVECTION THIS
AFTERNOON...MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. RAIN WILL THEN SPREAD
INLAND ACROSS THE COPPER RIVER BASIN TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING. RAIN WILL BE QUITE LIGHT ACROSS THE HEART OF THE BASIN
WITH HEAVIER RAINFALL ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. DRIER CONDITIONS WILL
THEN MOVE BACK IN THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY...WITH JUST
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WAVE HEIGHT.........0 FEET.
FREEZING SPRAY......NONE.
SEA ICE COVERAGE....0 PERCENT.
SEA SURFACE TEMP....12 DEGREES CELSIUS.
TIDES...............

TIME (AKDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........22     12     12     12     31     31
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CCH OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
TEMP............48     47     48     51     54     55
SURFACE WIND....NW 9   NW 9   NW 7   NW 7   NW 6   W 4
SURFACE WND GST.15     10     10     10            5
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)0      0      0      0      0      0
FREEZING SPRAY..NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
SEA ICE COV (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
SST (C).........12     12     12     12     12     12

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
SURFACE WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
WAVE HEIGHT.........0 FEET.
FREEZING SPRAY......NONE.
SEA ICE COVERAGE....0 PERCENT.
SEA SURFACE TEMP....12 DEGREES CELSIUS.
TIDES...............

TIME (AKDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........31     35     35     35     18     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CCH OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
TEMP............54     52     48     46     45     44
SURFACE WIND....W 4    W 6    W 6    W 6    W 5    W 5
SURFACE WND GST.5      10                   5      5
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)0      0      0      0      0      0
FREEZING SPRAY..NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
SEA ICE COV (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
SST (C).........12     12     12     12     12     12

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
SURFACE WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
WAVE HEIGHT.........0 FEET.
FREEZING SPRAY......NONE.
SEA ICE COVERAGE....0 PERCENT.
SEA SURFACE TEMP....12 DEGREES CELSIUS.
TIDES...............

TIME (AKDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........18     26     26     26     24     24
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CCH OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
TEMP............44     45     46     49     52     53
SURFACE WIND....W 5    W 6    SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6
SURFACE WND GST.5
WAVE HEIGHT (FT)0      0      0      0      0      0
FREEZING SPRAY..NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
SEA ICE COV (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
SST (C).........12     12     12     12     12     12

$$
FORECASTER...LUDWIG
REQUESTED BY...LOUISE
TYPE OF REQUEST...MARINE
.TAG 1600985.2/ALU
.EMAIL LOUISE.FODE@NOAA.GOV



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