Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO OVER
SOUTHWEST ALASKA TODAY...SHIFTING EASTWARD INTO THE SOUTH CENTRAL
INTERIOR BY TUESDAY. WARMING TEMPERATURE TREND BY 10 TO 12F
DEGREES ACROSS THE INTERIOR WITH DECREASING CLOUDS THROUGH THE DAY
TODAY. WARMING TREND WILL CONTINUE ON TUESDAY WITH CONTINUED
DRYING. EXPECT MIN RH VALUES TO DECREASE ON AVERAGE BY 20 PERCENT
ACROSS THE ENTIRE INTERIOR. HOWEVER...DRIEST LOCATIONS WILL BE
OVER THE SOUTHEAST INTERIOR WITH MIN RH VALUES FALLING TO AROUND
30 PERCENT. WINDS WILL REMAIN GUSTY OVER THE NORTHERN INTERIOR
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON DUE TO A THERMAL TROUGH CENTERED OVER THE
EASTERN BROOKS RANGE. THERMAL TROUGH WILL STRENGTHEN AGAIN BY
WEDNESDAY WITH A RENEWED CHANCE OF ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS FOR THE
INTERIOR FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

AKZ218-041000-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-75 (+8)   42-52 (0)    67-77
RH % (24H TREND)      38-53 (-21)  80-95 (0)    37-52
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 9-13 G25  W 7-11 G25   W 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 62 TO 72. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-041000-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-73 (+5)   43-53 (0)    69-79
RH % (24H TREND)      37-52 (-20)  87-99 (+3)   36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          W 7-11 G20   W 7-11 G19   LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE LATE IN THE EVENING.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 61 TO
71. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-041000-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      68-78 (+8)   44-54 (0)    71-81
RH % (24H TREND)      33-48 (-22)  80-95 (+8)   32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 12-18 G25 W 9-15 G22   LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE LATE IN THE EVENING.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 69 TO 79. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS
58 TO 68. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-041000-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-77 (+8)   45-55 (+2)   71-81
RH % (24H TREND)      35-50 (-26)  75-90 (-3)   31-46
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-9        W 4-8        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE LATE IN THE EVENING.
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO
77. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-041000-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-76 (+12)  45-55 (+2)   71-81
RH % (24H TREND)      35-50 (-34)  74-89 (-5)   34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10      W 5-9        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE LATE IN THE EVENING.
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS
59 TO 69. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-041000-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-76 (+8)   48-58 (+4)   73-81
RH % (24H TREND)      35-50 (-14)  77-92 (-4)   29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 71 TO 81. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 60 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS
60 TO 69. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-041000-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-76 (+7)   38-48 (+3)   72-82
RH % (24H TREND)      31-46 (-16)  79-94 (+1)   27-42
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-11 G15  W 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 73 TO 83. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-041000-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-74 (+6)   41-51 (+1)   70-80
RH % (24H TREND)      38-53 (-7)   82-97 (-1)   35-50
20FTWND(MPH)          W 3-7        W 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 58 TO 67. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 57 TO 66. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-041000-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
750 AM AKDT MON AUG 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66-74 (+6)   40-50 (+4)   73-79
RH % (24H TREND)      35-50 (-2)   81-96 (-7)   29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 69 TO 79. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS
58 TO 66. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MAK AUG 15


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