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FPAK51 PAFC 290100
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...MONDAY...MONDAY NIGHT...AND TUESDAY.

AKZ101-291545-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...STRONG WIND THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON...

...HIGH WIND WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING FOR TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. EAST
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST INCREASING TO 40 TO 65 MPH
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS DURING THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 50 TO 65 MPH ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 55 TO 65 MPH WITH POSSIBLE
GUSTS TO 80 MPH DEVELOPING ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 55 TO 65 MPH
WITH POSSIBLE GUSTS TO 80 MPH IN THE MORNING. WIND DECREASING TO
40 TO 55 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS...MIXED WITH SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO
30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
15 TO 25.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 15.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE TEENS.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    26     34     33     36  /   0      0      0     40


$$

AKZ111-291545-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...STRONG WIND LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. EAST
WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH DURING THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 20 TO 35
MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
EAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH
WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 50 MPH IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN
AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO
MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
15 TO 25.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       29     35     32     35  /   0      0      0     40
WASILLA      29     34     31     33  /   0      0      0     30


$$

AKZ121-291545-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...EXCEPT
NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS NEAR KACHEMAK BAY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 30 MPH AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...EXCEPT
NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS NEAR KACHEMAK BAY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO
LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
30S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH EXCEPT EAST 25 TO 35 MPH AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY.
.TUESDAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER
40S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.  EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE
20S. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS
IN THE 20S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        33     37     36     37  /  40     40     60     60
SOLDOTNA     32     36     35     36  /  40     40     50     60
HOMER        38     42     39     42  /  80     90    100    100


$$

AKZ125-291545-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...STRONG WIND THIS EVENING THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON FOR PORTAGE
VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN ARM...

.TONIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW...EXCEPT ALL SNOW AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 6 INCHES. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
EAST WIND 20 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND
INCREASING TO 50 TO 60 MPH DURING THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 6 INCHES. HIGHS
IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH EXCEPT EAST 50 TO 60 MPH
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN ARM.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 3 INCHES.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH EXCEPT
EAST 50 TO 60 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN
ARM.
.TUESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S.
EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN TURNAGAIN
ARM...EAST WIND 45 TO 60 MPH DECREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER
30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND EASTERN
TURNAGAIN ARM...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO
25. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 20S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       36     39     37     40  / 100    100    100    100
GIRDWOOD     31     36     34     37  /  80     80     80     80


$$

AKZ131-291545-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S EXCEPT AROUND
15 THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH THE
PASS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 30S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 20S THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 20S THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S EXCEPT IN THE MID 20S
THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH THE
PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW. HIGHS 30 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID 20S.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. HIGHS
IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10 TO 15. HIGHS
IN THE MID TEENS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       27     32     31     34  /   0     70     60    100


$$

AKZ135-291545-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...STRONG WIND MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 15
TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO
30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE MORNING.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
25 TO 30.
.NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS AROUND 30.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 20 TO 25.
HIGHS 25 TO 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 20.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 20 TO 25.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      35     39     38     41  /   0     70     70    100


$$

AKZ141-291545-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS ZERO TO 15
ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY MORNING FOG. HIGHS 15 TO
25. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 20 ABOVE. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 15 TO 25. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND NEW YEARS DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 BELOW TO
5 ABOVE. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN    5     17     13     19  /   0      0      0      0


$$

AKZ145-291545-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

.TONIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. LOWS 15 TO 25. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
20S TO LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SNOW. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO
LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
15 TO 25.
.NEW YEARS DAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5 TO 15.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO 15. HIGHS
IN THE TEENS.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    27     35     30     32  /  60     30      0     30


$$

AKZ171-291545-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
400 PM AKST SUN DEC 28 2014

...STRONG WIND THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 40 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 55
MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO
35 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.NEW YEARS DAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 35 TO 40. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
35 TO 40.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   42     45     43     43  / 100    100    100     50


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