Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 301456
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
656 AM AKDT MON MAR 30 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW COMPLEX REMAINS OVER THE GULF OF ALASKA WITH AN UPPER
LEVEL WAVE MOVING ON SHORE IN THE COOK INLET REGION THIS
MORNING. DOWNSLOPING WILL BE THE NAME OF THE GAME AGAIN TODAY
AS THE LEEWARD SIDE OF THE MOUNTAINS WILL ONLY SEE AN
OCCASIONAL SHOWERS MAKE IT OVER WHILE THERE SHOULD BE WETTING
RAINS ALONG THE COAST.

AKZ101-310615-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
656 AM AKDT MON MAR 30 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            50
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-2)      28 (-1)      40
RH % (24H TREND)   49-64 (+2)   85-92 (+5)   51-64
20FTWND(MPH)       E 9-13       E 2-6        E 1-5
CWR                10           0            10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...GUSTS TO 35 MPH DURING THE EARLY MORNING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+3)      31 (-1)      45
RH % (24H TREND)   41-50 (-3)   80-88 (+7)   43-51
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 3-10      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...GUSTS TO 35 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM DURING THE EARLY
MORNING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND ISOLATED SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-310615-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
656 AM AKDT MON MAR 30 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SNOW SHOWERS SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           20           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   37-44 (-1)   20-27 (-3)   35-41
RH % (24H TREND)   43-50 (-1)   73-84 (+7)   44-52
20FTWND(MPH)       E 2-7        E 4-9        SE 3-7
CWR                20           0            10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+2)      30 (-2)      46
RH % (24H TREND)   35-43 (-5)   72-83 (+4)   37-46
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-6        NE 4-8       E 1-5
CWR                0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-310615-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
656 AM AKDT MON MAR 30 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           40           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   40-47 (-1)   33 (+2)      38-45
RH % (24H TREND)   44-60 (-5)   82-92 (+2)   47-59
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-8        E 4-9        LGT/VAR
CWR                20           10           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+1)      33 (-1)      44
RH % (24H TREND)   45-63 (-1)   80-90 (+1)   47-65
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 5-10      N 3-11       LGT/VAR
CWR                10           10           20
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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