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
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST OVER THE SOUTHERN INTERIOR
THROUGH SUNDAY WITH MINIMUM RH VALUES MAINLY IN THE 20S TO MID 30S.
SLIGHTLY COOLER AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER
AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED MONDAY. A WEAK THERMAL TROUGH
WILL DEVELOP ALONG A LINE DELTA JUNCTION - 50 MILES NORTH OF NORTHWAY
THIS EVENING...THEN MOVE TO A LINE 50 MILES EAST OF ANIAK-TANANA-
60 MILES NORTH OF FAIRBANKS-40 MILES SOUTH OF EAGLE BY SUNDAY
EVENING. THIS WILL CAUSE AN INCREASE IN WINDS THROUGH THE
ALASKA PASSES TONIGHT. GUSTY WINDS WILL CONTINUE IN ALASKA
RANGE PASSES THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

AKZ221-011730-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-39 (+8)   59-60 (-3)   29-39        49-59
RH % (24H TREND)      53-68 (0)    22-37 (+5)   45-60        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 6-10 G20  LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS
49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-011730-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      30-40 (+7)   52-62 (0)    28-38        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      60-75 (+8)   20-35 (0)    60-75        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          E 6-10 G20   S 4-8        S 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE HILLS NORTH OF THE STEESE
AND ELLIOTT HIGHWAYS IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 40. HIGHS
50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 40.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-011730-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            10
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-42 (+7)   50-60 (0)    31-40        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      45-60 (-4)   20-26 (+1)   40-55        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 15-25 G35 S 15-25 G35  S 15-25 G35  W 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...FORECAST WINDS ARE FOR AREAS NEAR DELTA JUNCTION.
ELSEWHERE...WINDS MAINLY SE 6-10 MPH TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS
48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 39.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO
43. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-011730-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           20           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      24-34 (+9)   48-58 (0)    22-32        47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      50-65 (+2)   20-35 (0)    40-55        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          E 6-12 G25   S 3-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   2            1            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
NORTH OF EAGLE SUN EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 47 TO 57. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-011730-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            10           10           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      23-33 (+10)  48-58 (-2)   21-31        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      45-60 (-8)   22-37 (+2)   45-60        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 15-25 G40  S 15-25 G40  S 15-25 G40  LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...FORECAST WINDS ARE IN PASSES. S WINDS 15-25 MPH GUSTS 40 MPH DEVELOPING
IN PASSES AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. ELSEWHERE S WINDS 5-15 MPH LOCAL GUSTS 25 MPH
TONIGHT THROUGH SUN NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS
46 TO 56. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-011730-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
322 PM AKDT SAT APR 30 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      17-27 (+8)   47-57 (0)    16-26        42-52
RH % (24H TREND)      45-60 (-2)   20-35 (-5)   45-60        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 20-35 G50  S 20-35 G50  S 15-25 G35  L/V
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...FORECAST WINDS ARE FOR PASSES WEST OF THE TOK CUTOFF.
S WINDS 10-20 GUSTS 30 MPH THIS EVENING INCREASING TO 20-35 MPH
GUSTS 50 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WINDS DECREASING TO S 15-25 MPH
GUSTS 35 MPH SUN AFTERNOON. ELSEWHERE WINDS VARIABLE MAINLY SE 5-10 MPH
TONIGHT THROUGH MON NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 29.
HIGHS 43 TO 53. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 29.
HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

RF/JK APR 16



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