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FNAK51 PAFC 161551
FWFAER

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southcentral Alaska
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Widespread wetting rain will move into much of the area into
tonight, then change to showers. There is a chance of isolated
wet thunderstorms for the Copper River and Susitna River basins
Thursday afternoon.

AKZ101-170800-
Anchorage-
Including...Anchorage...Eagle River...Indian...Eklutna
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  100          100          50
Temp (24h trend)   52 (-7)      44 (-1)      53
RH % (24h trend)   65-71 (+9)   97 (+1)      66-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-18      SE 9-19      SE 3-10
CWR                90           90           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  100          100          40
Temp (24h trend)   57 (-8)      48 (-3)      60
RH % (24h trend)   58-65 (+13)  97 (+1)      60-66
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-12       S 4-14       SW 1-6
CWR                90           90           20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ111-170800-
Matanuska Valley-
Including...Palmer...Wasilla...Sutton...Chickaloon
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        tstms
Chance precip (%)  100          100          50
Temp (24h trend)   46-52 (-6)   42 (-3)      46-52
RH % (24h trend)   62-73 (+6)   97 (+2)      64-77
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-12       S 4-11       S 4-7
CWR                90           90           30
LAL                1            1            2

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  100          90           40
Temp (24h trend)   58 (-8)      47 (-4)      61
RH % (24h trend)   51-61 (+10)  96 (+1)      57-63
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-9        SE 3-9       S 1-5
CWR                90           90           20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ121-170800-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including...Kenai...Soldotna...Homer...Cooper Landing
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  90           70           40
Temp (24h trend)   52-58 (-6)   45 (-3)      53-61
RH % (24h trend)   59-66 (+8)   96 (0)       59-68
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-10       S 4-10       S 3-6
CWR                80           50           20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  80           60           40
Temp (24h trend)   56 (-4)      46 (-3)      58
RH % (24h trend)   65-75 (+3)   97 (0)       66-74
20FTWND(MPH)       S 9-13       S 6-13       SW 3-7
CWR                60           40           10
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ141-170800-
Copper River Basin-
Including...Glennallen...Eureka...McCarthy...Paxson...Slana
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        tstms
Chance precip (%)  80           80           60
Temp (24h trend)   53-61 (-3)   43 (0)       51-58
RH % (24h trend)   37-54 (+3)   89-97 (+1)   43-60
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-17       S 6-17       S 4-9
CWR                50           60           40
LAL                1            1            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ145-170800-
Susitna Valley-
Including...Talkeetna...Willow...Cantwell
751 AM AKDT Wed Aug 16 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        tstms
Chance precip (%)  90           90           60
Temp (24h trend)   46-52 (-3)   44 (-4)      48-54
RH % (24h trend)   64-80 (+6)   100 (+1)     63-79
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-12       SW 5-11      S 3-7
CWR                90           80           40
LAL                1            1            2

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Thu

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         shwrs        tstms
Chance precip (%)  100          90           60
Temp (24h trend)   56 (-7)      48 (-2)      61
RH % (24h trend)   57-70 (+9)   100 (+1)     59-72
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-11       S 5-10       S 3-5
CWR                90           80           30
LAL                1            1            2

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the
lower 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
around 50. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.

$$



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