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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

UPDATED ZONE 145

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...MONDAY...MONDAY NIGHT...AND TUESDAY.

AKZ101-021315-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH
DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND
10 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER
40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    40     52     39     51  /  20      0      0      0



$$

AKZ111-021315-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH
DECREASING TO VARIABLE 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10
TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10
TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN
THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       38     54     39     54  /  30      0     20     20
WASILLA      37     53     38     55  /  20      0      0      0



$$

AKZ121-021315-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING
EXCEPT NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AROUND KACHEMAK
BAY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S...WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM
GULCH. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S TO MID 50S...WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM GULCH. LIGHT
WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 45
TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        36     52     36     54  /  20      0      0     20
SOLDOTNA     35     52     35     54  /  20      0      0     30
HOMER        40     50     41     50  /  70     30     30     40



$$

AKZ125-021315-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE
30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM...EAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 20 MPH
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN
A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO
LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 20 MPH THROUGH
PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN
THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. LOWS IN THE
30S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       37     50     36     49  /  80     40     50     60
GIRDWOOD     35     43     37     43  /  60     20     40     40



$$

AKZ131-021315-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S EXCEPT IN THE MID 20S THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION.
LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S
THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. LOWS 40
TO 45.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       34     47     37     48  /  40     50     60     70



$$

AKZ135-021315-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 10
TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10
MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      39     45     40     45  /  70     80     70     80



$$

AKZ141-021315-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT. ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON NORTH OF THE WRANGELLS AND
ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE EAST OF PAXSON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO
MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH. ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 15
TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING NORTH OF THE WRANGELLS AND ALONG THE
ALASKA RANGE EAST OF PAXSON. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
SOUTH WIND 15 MPH. ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 30
MPH BECOMING VARIABLE 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON NORTH OF
THE WRANGELLS AND ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE EAST OF PAXSON. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE MID 40S THROUGH THE PASSES.
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...VARIABLE WIND 10
MPH BECOMING SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING NORTH OF THE
WRANGELLS AND ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE EAST OF PAXSON. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS
IN THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   32     53     33     53  /   0     20      0      0



$$

AKZ145-021315-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S
TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S
TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 55 TO 65.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    37     54     38     56  /  20      0      0      0



$$

AKZ171-021315-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
555 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WIND 10
TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   43     48     42     47  /  80     70     30     30



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