Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 232331
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO SOUTHCENTRAL ALASKA
TONIGHT AND SPREAD EAST TUESDAY...BRINGING RAIN AND SHOWERS MAINLY
TO THE COPPER BASIN...MATANUSKA VALLEY...AND NORTHERN SUSITNA.
WEST TO NORTHWEST FLOW BEHIND THIS DISTURBANCE WILL ALLOW FOR
DRIER AIR TO INFILTRATE THE REGION TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. GAP
WINDS WILL BECOME RATHER STRONG ALONG THE COAST...AND WILL REMAIN
SO THROUGH TUESDAY.

AKZ101-241700-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (0)       56 (+4)      39           55-61
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (0)       48-56 (-15)  87           43-53
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-7        NW 7-10      NW 5-10      W 6-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (0)       63 (+3)      44           65
RH % (24H TREND)   79-88 (-7)   37-42 (-11)  72-84        34-41
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-6        NW 6-9       W 4-9        W 6-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-241700-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      60           40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (0)       49-56 (+2)   36           51-61
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       44-61 (-11)  83-89        39-51
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-7        NW 5-10      NW 4-9       W 6-10
CWR                30           10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      70           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (-1)      64 (+2)      44           65
RH % (24H TREND)   84-91 (0)    32-41 (-14)  81-87        38
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-7       NW 5-9       W 5-7        SW 5-9
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-241700-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (-1)      56-64 (+2)   41           56-65
RH % (24H TREND)   79-86 (-2)   31-39 (-12)  73-83        33-43
20FTWND(MPH)       W 5-8        NW 8-12      W 5-10       W 7-10
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   42 (0)       56-62 (+3)   43           54-62
RH % (24H TREND)   86 (-2)      39-49 (-9)   77-85        46-59
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-13G21   W 6-11G19    W 5-11       SW 8-13
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-241700-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (-2)      52-61 (+1)   39           55-64
RH % (24H TREND)   86-93 (0)    32-48 (-12)  79-89        31-45
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 4-9       NW 9-15      NW 7-14      NW 5-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39-45 (-1)   54-60 (+2)   45           53-60
RH % (24H TREND)   82-89 (-2)   36-48 (-13)  71-85        36-52
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 10-25     NW 18-25G35  NW 13-23     NW 13-18
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-241700-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           70           50           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   41 (0)       49-55 (-3)   36           54-62
RH % (24H TREND)   82-89 (+5)   40-52 (0)    76-88        30-38
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 4-9       NW 4-12      NW 5-12      W 4-9
CWR                10           50           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-241700-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      60           40           20           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   38 (0)       47-53 (+1)   38           49-55
RH % (24H TREND)   84-94 (0)    41-53 (-9)   80-90        42-53
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-8       NW 5-11      NW 3-9       W 7-13
CWR                30           0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      20           10           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-1)      57-63 (+3)   43           58-64
RH % (24H TREND)   89 (-4)      28-36 (-15)  80-88        35-41
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-7        NW 4-11      W 2-9        SW 4-10
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-241700-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
331 PM AKDT MON MAY 23 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (0)       54-63 (+5)   42           54-63
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+9)      38-54 (-2)   96           41-58
20FTWND(MPH)       W 5-12       NW 7-9       W 5-9        W 12-14
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (0)       55-61 (+4)   45           54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   89-95 (+9)   40-58 (+1)   89-95        45-63
20FTWND(MPH)       W 7-15       W 5-14       W 5-12       W 9-17
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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