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
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

.DISCUSSION...THE OLD THERMAL TROUGH THAT WAS FORMERLY OVER THE
SOUTHERN INTERIOR HAS MOVED NORTH AND NOW LIES OVER THE NORTHERN
INTERIOR ALONG A LINE FROM ABOUT NOATAK TO EAGLE. A WEATHER FRONT
FROM THE BERING SEA LIES OVER SOUTHWEST ALASKA FROM ABOUT SAINT
MICHAEL TO SLEETMUTE. THIS ONE IS POORLY DEFINED AT THE SURFACE...
BUT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTH AND MERGE WITH THE OLD THERMAL
TROUGH LATER THIS AFTERNOON OR THIS EVENING...WITH A 1002 MB LOW
DEVELOPING NEAR ARCTIC VILLAGE. THE COMBINED TROUGH WILL REMAIN
NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH WEDNESDAY AND GRADUALLY WEAKEN. THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT OVER THE SOUTHERN INTERIOR WILL WEAKEN AS THE
BERING SEA FRONT MOVES THROUGH.


AKZ218-081000-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           80           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-77 (-11)  39-49 (-5)   56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      27-42 (+14)  67-82 (+13)  36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 10-14 G20 SW 10-15     E 9-13 G20
CWR                   10           40           30
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF THE DALTON HIGHWAY THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
63 TO 73. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 65 TO 75. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-081000-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         100          60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      60-70 (-18)  46-54 (-4)   60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+26) 92-100 (+10) 38-53
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10 G25  W 8-12 G20   W 5-9
CWR                   70           10           10
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 63 TO 73. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 67 TO 77. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 67 TO 77.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-081000-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-77 (-12)  42-52 (-2)   62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      33-48 (+18)  82-97 (+12)  28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          W 8-12 G23   W 8-12 G23   NE 6-10 G18
CWR                   30           30           40
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
63 TO 73. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 67 TO 77. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 68 TO 78. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-081000-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         60           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-75 (-20)  46-54 (-6)   63-73
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+26) 86-100 (+6)  37-52
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-9        W 6-10       W 3-7
CWR                   30           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF THE TANANA RIVER AND EAST
OF THE CITY OF TANANA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 66 TO 76. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS
67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-081000-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-75 (-15)  44-54 (-6)   63-73
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+21) 88-100 (+5)  40-55
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 8-12 G22  W 9-13 G20   W 7-11 G18
CWR                   10           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 64 TO 74. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 67 TO 77. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 67 TO 77. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-081000-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      67-76 (-13)  45-54 (-6)   63-72
RH % (24H TREND)      36-51 (+17)  88-100 (+14) ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 6-10 G35  W 8-12 G20   W 5-9
CWR                   10           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT. WIND
GUSTS DIMINISHING TODAY.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 74. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS
65 TO 75. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 65 TO 75. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-081000-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      70-80 (-10)  44-54 (0)    60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      32-45 (+14)  84-99 (+9)   37-52
20FTWND(MPH)          W 10-14 G20  W 11-16 G25  W 11-15 G25
CWR                   0            40           0
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...AND
AGAIN WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS 62 TO 72. NORTH WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
65 TO 75. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 67 TO 77. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-081000-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-74 (-18)  42-52 (-7)   59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+31) 89-100 (+15) ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G24   W 10-14 G26  W 6-10
CWR                   30           30           0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51.
HIGHS 63 TO 73. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS
61 TO 71. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 45 TO 55.
HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-081000-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
800 AM AKDT TUE JUL 7 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      65-75 (-13)  45-53 (-5)   60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      36-51 (+17)  92-100 (+14) ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 11-15 G28 W 15-19 G33  NW 7-11 G19
CWR                   40           70           10
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 63 TO 72. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
62 TO 72. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 52.
HIGHS 63 TO 73. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

DJH JUL 15


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