Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 041540
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
740 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A SERIES OF WEATHER FRONTS WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHWEST ALASKA
THROUGH SUNDAY...BRINGING GUSTY WINDS AND WIDESPREAD WETTING
RAINS TO THE REGION. WITH STRONG EAST TO SOUTHEAST FLOW AREAS
ON THE WEST SIDE OF MOUNTAIN RANGES WILL SEE SOME DOWNSLOPING
AND WILL GENERALLY BE DRIER THAN T5HE REST OF SOUTHWEST ALASKA...
ESPECIALLY IN THE LEE OF THE ALASKA RANGE.

WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE OVER THE REGION TODAY AS THE
WEATHER FRONTS MOVE THROUGH THE AREA. EXPECT THE STRONGEST WINDS
ALONG THE KAMISHAK GAP...THE KUSKOKWIM/BRISTOL BAY COAST...AND
THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE AHKLUN/KILBUCK MOUNTAINS.

AKZ153-050530-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
740 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   53-65 (-8)   50 (-2)      57-70
RH % (24H TREND)   50-68 (+20)  91-99 (+16)  41-74
20FTWND(MPH)       E 8-25       SE 11-24 G31 SE 10-27
CWR                50           60           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   60-68 (-6)   53 (0)       68-77
RH % (24H TREND)   49-61 (+14)  94 (+14)     37-53
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-15 G23   SE 6-18 G32  SE 8-20 G30
CWR                40           40           20
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-050530-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
740 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (-6)      55 (+1)      71
RH % (24H TREND)   53 (+4)      90 (+8)      54
20FTWND(MPH)       E 16-22 G35  E 13-21 G31  E 14-23 G33
CWR                40           50           10
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...EXPECT THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS ALONG THE KILBUCK
MOUNTAINS.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           90           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (-3)      55 (+2)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   53-64 (+1)   94 (+6)      59-74
20FTWND(MPH)       E 11-22 G30  E 16-20 G32  E 20-27 G30
CWR                30           70           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-050530-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
740 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   61 (-13)     51 (-1)      59-67
RH % (24H TREND)   58-70 (+30)  96 (+10)     52-71
20FTWND(MPH)       E 18-30 G35  SE 14-27 G40 E 16-31 G40
CWR                60           60           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (-11)     53 (0)       60-68
RH % (24H TREND)   57-72 (+30)  95 (+7)      56-73
20FTWND(MPH)       E 16-24 G36  SE 15-24 G37 E 20-34 G40
CWR                60           50           60
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-050530-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
740 AM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (-9)      52 (-1)      70-78
RH % (24H TREND)   46-70 (+29)  81-90 (+7)   36-48
20FTWND(MPH)       E 10-18 G25  SE 9-17 G27  SE 10-22
CWR                20           10           0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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