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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

.DISCUSSION....DISCUSSION...RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE
TO BUILD INTO OVER SOUTHWEST ALASKA TONIGHT...SHIFTING EASTWARD
INTO THE SOUTH CENTRAL INTERIOR BY TUESDAY. DECREASING CLOUDS ARE
EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT INTO MONDAY OVER WEST AND SOUTHWEST
ALASKA WITH A DRYING AND WARMING TREND OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS. WINDS WILL REMAIN GUSTY NEAR THE BROOKS RANGE THROUGH
MONDAY DUE TO A THERMAL TROUGH CENTERED OVER THE EASTERN PART OF
THE RANGE. A SERIES OF WEATHER SYSTEM PASSING ALONG THE ARCTIC
COAST WILL BRING WEAKENING FRONTAL BOUNDARIES THROUGH NORTHWEST
ALASKA...WITH SCATTERED TO ISOLATED SHOWERS EXPECTED HERE THROUGH
WEDNESDAY. THERMAL TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN BY WEDNESDAY WITH
A RENEWED CHANCE OF ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE CENTRAL AND
EASTERN INTERIOR.

AKZ208-031715-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-52 (-50)  56-66 (-50)  41-51        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      91-100 (-100)ABV 40 (-100)91-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 8-12 G22  SW 7-11 G19  SW 5-9       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 52 TO 62.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-031715-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-50)     59-68 (-50)  49-55        58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      87-99 (-100) ABV 40 (-100)87-99        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10      SW 4-8       W 3-7        W 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO
51. HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 53. HIGHS 55 TO 62. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 57 TO 64. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-031715-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-51 (-50)  57-67 (-50)  43-52        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      81-96 (-100) ABV 40 (-100)82-97        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 10-14 G24 SW 3-7       SW 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 57 TO 67.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 56 TO 66.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS
56 TO 66. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-031715-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-50 (-50)  54-64 (-50)  44-52        56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      88-100 (-100)ABV 40 (-100)88-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G23   W 5-9        W 6-10       W 3-7
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 57 TO 67.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 57 TO 67. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ214-031715-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (-50)     58-68 (-50)  49           62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      85-100 (-100)ABV 40 (-100)85-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 7-11      NW 6-10      NW 6-10      NW 6-10
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 62 TO 72. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 53. HIGHS 62 TO 72.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 52. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-031715-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-50 (-50)  61-71 (-50)  45-53        65-75
RH % (24H TREND)      86-99 (-100) ABV 40 (-100)85-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 3-7        LGT/VAR      NW 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 65 TO 75. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 64 TO 74.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 53. HIGHS 62 TO 72. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-031715-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (-50)  63-73 (-50)  44-54        68-78
RH % (24H TREND)      85-100 (-100)ABV 40 (-100)82-97        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-9       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 68 TO 78.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 64 TO 74.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-031715-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (-50)  61-71 (-50)  45-55        64-74
RH % (24H TREND)      88-100 (-100)ABV 40 (-100)88-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10 G18  SW 6-10 G20  W 4-8        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
43. HIGHS 64 TO 74. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ227-031715-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
305 PM AKDT SUN AUG 2 2015

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-53 (-50)  65-75 (-50)  49-56        68-78
RH % (24H TREND)      89-99 (-100) ABV 40 (-100)87-99        40-55
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 46 TO 56. HIGHS 68 TO 78. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NTS AUG 15


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