Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 212332
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
332 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

.DISCUSSION...
RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO TAPER OFF LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING
BEFORE ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE PUSHES ACROSS THE GREATER BRISTOL
BAY AREA BRINGING ANOTHER SHOT OF RAINFALL LATE TONIGHT AND ON FRIDAY. A
SERIES OF UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES ARE SLATED TO PUSH ACROSS THE REGION
THROUGH THE WEEKEND WHICH WILL KEEP DECENT RAIN CHANCES IN THE FORECAST.
WINDS WILL BEGIN TO PICK UP FRIDAY NIGHT AND BE GUSTY AT TIMES...BUT WITH
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES STAYING WELL ABOVE 30 PERCENT...NO FIRE WEATHER
HAZARDS ARE EXPECTED.

AKZ153-221715-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
332 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           50           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   38-46 (+2)   46-58 (+4)   35-41        41-53
RH % (24H TREND)   82-99 (0)    39-69 (-6)   76-97        54-68
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-10       SE 8-21      SE 10-26     SE 11-28
CWR                0            0            40           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (0)       55-61 (+5)   47           51-58
RH % (24H TREND)   79-90 (+1)   38-50 (-6)   73-85        45-55
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-10       SE 5-19      SE 8-23      SE 7-22
CWR                0            0            30           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-221715-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
332 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (-1)      55-61 (+5)   44           54
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (+4)      47-55 (-12)  76-83        40-50
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-5        SE 13-19     SE 15-20 G28 SE 20-27 G34
CWR                0            0            40           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            50           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   41 (+3)      50 (+4)      41           46
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       71-78 (+3)   90-96        74
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-5        SE 22-28 G35 SE 20-27 G37 SE 27-32 G40
CWR                0            0            40           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-221715-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
332 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (0)       49-57 (+4)   42           46-53
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+4)      52-69 (-4)   97           47-64
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-11      SE 10-23     E 15-28 G35  SE 15-25
CWR                20           40           40           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           70           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   45 (0)       50-56 (+3)   43           47-53
RH % (24H TREND)   92-98 (+2)   52-75 (-3)   88-96        52-71
20FTWND(MPH)       E 5-13 G18   SE 14-29 G35 SE 17-31 G37 SE 22-33 G40
CWR                30           40           30           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-221715-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
332 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

                   TONIGHT      FRI          FRI NIGHT    SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (0)       59-65 (+7)   48           54-60
RH % (24H TREND)   79-93 (0)    34-49 (-7)   70-88        39-56
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-10       SE 6-19      SE 9-20 G29  SE 10-23
CWR                0            0            30           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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