Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Thermal trough lies over the northern interior
today and will shift south over the next couple days to be over
the middle and upper Tanana Valley.

Thunderstorms primarily north of the Yukon River over the Brooks
Range and east of Fort Yukon this evening, then from the Brooks
Range north Thursday afternoon and evening.

Dry conditons will persist for the Yukon Flats and southeastern
Brooks Range with no wetting rains expected through the weekend.

Near Red Flag conditions expected through the weekend.

AKZ218-291345-
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including the cities of Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot,
Chandalar DOT Camp, and Iniakuk Lake
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           10           10           10
Temp (24h trend)      46-56 (+1)   71-81 (+3)   49-59        71-81
RH % (24h trend)      73-88 (0)    20-35 (-5)   71-86        23-38
20ftWnd(mph)          S 5-9        SE 7-11      SE 7-11      SE 8-12 G22
CWR                   1            1            1            1
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms this evening,
Thu, Thu evening, and Fri.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 49 to 58. Highs 69 to 79. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 67 to 77. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 66 to 76. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ219-291345-
Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Including the cities of Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles,
Caribou Mountain, and Gobblers Knob
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      48-55 (0)    69-79 (+3)   51-58        66-76
RH % (24h trend)      76-91 (-2)   23-36 (-5)   75-90        31-46
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      E 7-11       SE 5-9       S 3-7
CWR                   1            0            0            1
LAL                   2            1            1            2

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms this evening,
and Fri.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 56. Highs 68 to 78. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 65 to 75. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
44 to 54. Highs 65 to 75. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ220-291345-
Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-
Including the cities of Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle,
Stevens Village, Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek,
Circle Hot Springs, Eagle Summit, and Twelvemile Summit
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            10
Temp (24h trend)      45-55 (0)    73-83 (+3)   49-59        71-81
RH % (24h trend)      75-90 (-6)   21-36 (-3)   75-90        24-39
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      E 6-10       E 5-9        SE 4-8
CWR                   1            0            0            1
LAL                   2            1            1            2

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms this
evening and Fri.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
48 to 58. Highs 70 to 80. South winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 69 to 79. North winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 67 to 77. West
winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ221-291345-
Central Interior-
Including the cities of Nenana, Anderson, Tanana, Minto,
Manley Hot Springs, Rampart, Lake Minchumina, and Livengood
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            10
Temp (24h trend)      47-55 (+1)   70-80 (+2)   46-56        66-76
RH % (24h trend)      74-89 (-7)   23-38 (-1)   78-93        32-47
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      SE 4-8       S 3-7        Lgt/Var
CWR                   1            0            0            1
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms this
evening mainly north of the Tanana River.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with isolated showers. Lows 48 to 56. Highs
70 to 80. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 67 to 77. West winds around
5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
44 to 54. Highs 66 to 76. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ222-291345-
Middle Tanana Valley-
Including the cities of Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB,
Ester, North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika,
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Showers
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            10
Temp (24h trend)      45-55 (0)    72-82 (+4)   50-58        67-77
RH % (24h trend)      73-88 (-6)   20-35 (0)    74-89        33-48
20ftWnd(mph)          S 3-7        SE 5-9       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
CWR                   1            0            0            1
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms north of
Fairbanks in the evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with scattered showers. Lows 48 to 57. Highs
70 to 80. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 66 to 76. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 67 to 77. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ223-291345-
Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Including the cities of Salcha, Delta Junction, Fort Greely,
Harding/Birch Lake, Dry Creek, Dot Lake, and Healy Lake
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      46-53 (-1)   71-81 (+4)   50           66-76
RH % (24h trend)      67-82 (-2)   21-35 (0)    73-85        34-48
20ftWnd(mph)          SE 4-8       SE 4-8       S 3-7        Lgt/Var
CWR                   1            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows 49 to 55.
Highs 70 to 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 65 to 75. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 66 to 76. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

AKZ224-291345-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
Including the cities of Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway,
Alcan, Chicken, and Boundary
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            20
Temp (24h trend)      44-54 (0)    71-81 (+2)   44-54        66-76
RH % (24h trend)      77-92 (-6)   21-36 (+1)   76-91        29-44
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      SE 5-9       SE 5-9       S 3-7
CWR                   1            0            0            1
LAL                   2            1            1            2

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms, mainly
north of chicken this evening, and Fri.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Cloudy with scattered showers and isolated
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 67 to 77. Southeast winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 65 to 75. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 65 to 75. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

AKZ225-291345-
Denali-
Including the cities of Healy, Denali National Park, Carlo Creek,
and Kantishna
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      40-50 (0)    67-77 (+1)   40-50        66-76
RH % (24h trend)      79-94 (-6)   25-40 (0)    82-97        32-47
20ftWnd(mph)          S 3-7        SE 5-9 G17   S 6-10 G18   S 3-7
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows 40 to 50.
Highs 68 to 78. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 62 to 72. Southwest winds
around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
39 to 49. Highs 63 to 73. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ226-291345-
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including the cities of Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids,
Donnelly Dome, Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
336 PM AKDT Wed Jun 28 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         Showers      Tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            20           20
Temp (24h trend)      39-49 (0)    67-77 (+2)   40-50        65-75
RH % (24h trend)      76-91 (-6)   25-40 (+1)   80-95        34-49
20ftWnd(mph)          S 6-10 G21   SE 7-11 G23  S 5-9 G19    Lgt/Var
CWR                   1            0            1            1
LAL                   1            1            1            2

Remarks...Near Red Flag Conditions. Isolated thunderstorms Fri.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows 41 to 51.
Highs 67 to 77. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with showers likely. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 61 to
71. West winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows
40 to 50. Highs 64 to 74. West winds around 5 mph.

$$
SDB Jun 17



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