Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 242341
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE DROPPING DOWN ACROSS MAINLAND ALASKA
WILL BRING WETTING RAINS TO THE SUSITNA VALLEY TO COOK INLET
CORRIDOR TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY WITH MORE SHOWERY PRECIP AFFECTING
THE REST OF SOUTHCENTRAL. SATURDAY WILL SEE MORE SHOWERY CONDITIONS
MAINLY OVER THE MOUNTAINS. MOST AREAS WILL EXPERIENCE A DRYING
TREND OVER THE REST OF THE WEEKEND.

AKZ101-251730-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-3)      52 (-8)      46           54
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+18)    72-84 (+18)  100          59-71
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-16       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                100          70           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (-2)      59 (-6)      51           63
RH % (24H TREND)   91-97 (+13)  64-73 (+13)  89-96        53-61
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-11      LGT/VAR      NE 2-5       LGT/VAR
CWR                100          70           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-251730-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-1)      47-53 (-7)   45           52-58
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+11)    74-84 (+17)  100          57-68
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                100          70           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-2)      60 (-6)      50           64
RH % (24H TREND)   88-99 (+8)   55-69 (+11)  88-97        46-54
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-6       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                100          70           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-251730-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (-1)      54-60 (-4)   47           56-63
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+5)     65-73 (+8)   99           41-53
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-8       N 2-5        N 2-6        N 5-8
CWR                60           50           20           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (0)       60 (-3)      50           63
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+4)     69-78 (+7)   98           44-54
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-15 G23  NW 2-5       N 4-7        N 7-11
CWR                50           40           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-251730-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       46-56 (-5)   48           47-57
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+1)     71-83 (+11)  100          60-74
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 2-5
CWR                50           50           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (0)       49-56 (-3)   50           50-58
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+1)     76-87 (+6)   100          67-80
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 3-7
CWR                30           40           20           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-251730-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (-1)      53-60 (-5)   45           58-64
RH % (24H TREND)   86-96 (+1)   46-60 (+6)   88-96        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-9       W 2-7        NW 2-8       E 2-5
CWR                50           60           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-251730-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
341 PM AKDT THU JUL 24 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (-2)      48-54 (-1)   41           55-61
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+1)     60-75 (-12)  100          52-72
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-6       N 3-7        N 3-7        NE 3-5
CWR                100          80           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (-1)      62 (0)       48           66
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+3)     37-59 (-21)  99           33-53
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-8        NW 3-8       N 3-7        N 3-5
CWR                100          70           20           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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