Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 242314
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WET PATTERN WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH TUESDAY...AS THE UPPER
LEVEL LOW STALLS OVER THE WESTERN PORTION OF SOUTHCENTRAL THIS
EVENING...AND EVENTUALLY IS PUSHED SOUTHWARD INTO THE NORTH PACIFIC
BY THE BLOCKING RIDGE BUILDING ACROSS THE GULF OF ALASKA. THIS WILL
KEEP WETTING RAINS IN FORECAST THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. AS THE PRESSURE
GRADIENT BUILDS BETWEEN THESE TWO FEATURES...LOCALLY TERRAIN DRIVEN
GUSTS WILL DEVELOP. THE STRONGEST OF THESE GUSTY WINDS ARE ANTICIPATED
MAINLY ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. BY TUESDAY
MORNING...A SECOND WAVE WILL TRACK NORTHWARD INTO THE NORTHERN GULF...
REINFORCING THE WET CONDITIONS OVER THE AREA THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.


AKZ101-251700-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (0)       59 (0)       49           55-62
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       69-84 (+2)   96           54-71
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 11-24     SE 17-29     SE 17-31     E 10-25
CWR                100          90           60           50
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   56 (0)       66 (+1)      55           70
RH % (24H TREND)   94 (+1)      60-67 (-5)   83-89        45-55
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-16      E 8-23       E 8-24       E 2-16
CWR                100          70           50           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND
60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-251700-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (0)       53-60 (+2)   49           55-63
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       60-72 (-9)   83-93        48-61
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 8-14      SE 9-18      SE 6-17      SE 4-10
CWR                100          70           60           50
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          80           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (-1)      67 (+2)      53           71
RH % (24H TREND)   87-94 (0)    54-60 (-10)  79-86        43-49
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-14       E 9-17       SE 5-18      SE 3-12
CWR                100          60           50           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-251700-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-1)      59-67 (+1)   52           59-69
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (+4)      59-73 (0)    95           52-67
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 5-9       E 8-16       SE 8-17      E 5-11
CWR                90           90           70           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (0)       59-65 (0)    54           60-68
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (+7)      63-83 (+1)   90-96        54-82
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 6-9       NE 7-14      E 6-14       NE 3-9
CWR                60           60           70           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 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.

$$

AKZ125-251700-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   46-52 (-1)   52-61 (-2)   50           51-61
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (+1)     73-95 (+11)  93-100       59-92
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-14      E 13-21      E 11-20      E 9-13
CWR                100          100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   47-55 (-2)   60 (-2)      46-54        59
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (+4)      81-95 (+14)  94-100       72-94
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 7-15      E 11-21      E 12-19      E 8-12
CWR                100          100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-251700-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (0)       57-64 (+1)   49           59-66
RH % (24H TREND)   89-95 (0)    51-67 (-6)   87-93        48-57
20FTWND(MPH)       S 12-21      SE 10-21     S 8-20       S 2-11
CWR                100          100          50           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.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.

$$

AKZ145-251700-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           80           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       62 (+3)      50           62
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+3)      49-66 (-7)   94           49-62
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-11       SE 7-13      S 6-13       S 3-9
CWR                90           60           50           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (-2)      67 (+3)      52           70
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       49-62 (-9)   87-93        52
20FTWND(MPH)       E 6-9        E 6-11       S 7-13       S 1-7
CWR                90           50           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. 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.

$$

AKZ171-251700-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
314 PM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-2)      61 (-3)      46-52        54-62
RH % (24H TREND)   94-100 (+8)  77-93 (+11)  99           71-94
20FTWND(MPH)       W 8-13       SE 6-10      SE 6-10      E 9-11
CWR                50           50           80           80
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (-2)      61 (-3)      54           61
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+11)     82-92 (+11)  99           74-92
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 8-18      E 8-14       E 6-14       E 8-14
CWR                50           50           80           80
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$


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