Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 252342
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN CONTINUES ACROSS SOUTHCENTRAL...WITH
A BROAD UPPER LEVEL LOW TRACKING THROUGH THE ALASKA PENINSULA
CONTINUING TO SUPPORT A MOIST SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW OVER THE GULF
AND COASTAL AREAS OF SOUTHCENTRAL. RAINY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE
ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHCENTRAL THIS EVENING BEFORE BECOMING MORE
SHOWERY OVERNIGHT...AND THEN TRANSITIONING TO A DOWNSLOPING REGIME
WITHIN DEEP SOUTHEASTERLY FLOW THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

A SURFACE COASTAL RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO SUPPORT THE COASTAL JET
ALONG THE NORTHERN GULF COAST...KEEPING GUSTY GAP WINDS OVER THE
AREA THROUGH WEDNESDAY. GUSTS ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM WILL PEAK THIS
EVENING THEN SLOWLY WEAKEN THROUGH WEDNESDAY.


AKZ101-261715-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+1)      55-61 (+1)   50           59
RH % (24H TREND)   93-99 (0)    65-82 (-8)   95           68-81
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 17-32     E 9-25       SE 13-25     E 11-25
CWR                80           50           40           70
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           50           50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (0)       68 (+4)      55           65
RH % (24H TREND)   90 (0)       52-62 (-12)  88           53-66
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 8-24      E 2-15       SE 5-17      E 3-17
CWR                60           20           20           50
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

AKZ111-261715-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           60           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       55-62 (+3)   49           54-62
RH % (24H TREND)   86-93 (0)    52-65 (-10)  86-92        52-65
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 6-16      SE 5-11      S 6-14       SE 2-9
CWR                70           50           40           70
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           50           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-1)      69 (+5)      54           67
RH % (24H TREND)   81-90 (0)    50 (-14)     79-87        47-57
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 5-18      SE 3-13      SE 4-15      E 1-12
CWR                60           40           20           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-261715-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-1)      58-66 (0)    52           58-66
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (0)       63-74 (-8)   94           61-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 7-16      E 5-12       SE 6-14      NE 7-11
CWR                90           70           70           70
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (0)       65 (+1)      53           59-65
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (0)       71-82 (-6)   95           70-82
20FTWND(MPH)       E 6-15       NE 4-10      S 4-9        N 6-15
CWR                70           60           60           70
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-261715-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          90           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   45-51 (0)    51-60 (0)    45-51        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)   90-100 (0)   68-94 (-4)   90-99        57-94
20FTWND(MPH)       E 10-17      E 8-15       E 8-13       E 9-15
CWR                100          100          80           100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          90           100
TEMP (24H TREND)   47-54 (-1)   54-60 (0)    48-54        59
RH % (24H TREND)   91-99 (0)    74-90 (-4)   88-98        78-93
20FTWND(MPH)       E 10-18      E 7-12       E 7-10       E 7-17
CWR                100          100          80           100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-261715-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       65 (+3)      49           60-67
RH % (24H TREND)   85-92 (0)    44-53 (-12)  82-90        44-59
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-20       SE 5-14      S 7-15       SE 4-12
CWR                60           40           50           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-261715-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       64 (+2)      50           63
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (0)       44-57 (-4)   88-94        45-60
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-12       S 4-10       S 6-11       S 3-9
CWR                60           40           40           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-2)      70 (+3)      52           68
RH % (24H TREND)   94 (0)       41-47 (-10)  94           42-57
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-13       SE 3-7       S 5-9        N 2-6
CWR                40           10           10           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-261715-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
342 PM AKDT MON JUL 25 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           90           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-2)      56-64 (0)    51           56-62
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (0)      67-90 (-3)   100          77-92
20FTWND(MPH)       E 8-12       E 8-11       E 6-11       NE 3-6
CWR                80           80           70           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           90           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (0)       62 (0)       53           60
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       71-85 (-6)   99           81-91
20FTWND(MPH)       E 9-18       E 8-14       E 8-14       NE 3-9
CWR                80           80           70           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$


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