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FPAK51 PAFC 281349
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SUNDAY.

AKZ101-010245-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH FLURRIES IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
DEVELOPING MIDDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES...HIGHEST
AMOUNTS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM
IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY EARLY EVENING MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS.
OTHERWISE...PARTIAL CLEARING WITH AREAS OF FOG FORMING OVERNIGHT.
ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 1 INCH. LOWS 15 TO 25.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING WITH AREAS OF FOG...THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LOWS
IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    32     24     33  / 100     50      0


$$

AKZ111-010245-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH FLURRIES IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
DEVELOPING MIDDAY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 4 INCHES...HIGHEST
AMOUNTS NEAR THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S
TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN PARTIAL
CLEARING. AREAS OF FOG FORMING OVERNIGHT. ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION LESS THAN 1 INCH. LOWS 15 TO 25. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING WITH AREAS OF FOG...THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 10 TO 15 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LOWS
IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       32     21     32  / 100     70      0
WASILLA      31     19     32  / 100     60      0


$$

AKZ121-010245-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF RAIN AND
SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH...MAINLY
INLAND. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S...WARMEST AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW INLAND EARLY IN
THE EVENING. OTHERWISE...PARTIAL CLEARING WITH AREAS OF FOG
FORMING OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS TO LOWER 20S EXCEPT
AROUND 30 ALONG KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING...THEN
BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15
MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25 EXCEPT AROUND 30
ALONG KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        33     20     34  /  80      0      0
SOLDOTNA     32     17     33  /  80     20      0
HOMER        42     30     38  /  70     20      0


$$

AKZ125-010245-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

...STRONG WIND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING NEAR WHITTIER...

.TODAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN AREAS OF RAIN
AND SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH MAINLY
INLAND. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 20 MPH
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM IN THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY INLAND IN THE EARLY EVENING...WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW ALONG THE COAST. CLEARING SKIES OVERNIGHT.
LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO
MID 30S...COOLEST INLAND. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...
NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR
SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 MPH OR LESS IN
THE AFTERNOON. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS
TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       39     34     39  /  80     20      0
GIRDWOOD     36     26     32  / 100     60      0


$$

AKZ131-010245-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S
TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN CLEARING SKIES.
LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE 20S. LIGHT
WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE
PASS...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 25 TO 40 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 20S
THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 25 TO
40 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15
MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTH WIND 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO
15 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 20S
THROUGH THE PASS. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 15 MPH THROUGH THE
PASS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
25 TO 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 30 TO
35. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 30.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       34     28     38  /  80     60      0


$$

AKZ135-010245-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 40. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN CLEARING SKIES.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 20 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA...VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA...NORTH WIND 30 TO 40 MPH
DECREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15
MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS AROUND 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      40     31     40  /  80     70      0


$$

AKZ141-010245-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON.
ALONG THE DENALI HIGHWAY AND ALASKA RANGE...SNOW LIKELY IN THE
AFTERNOON WITH 1 TO 2 INCHES ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S
TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT SOUTH AND EAST OF GLENNALLEN. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
TO 3 INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS EAST OF THE RICHARDSON HIGHWAY. LOWS
5 TO 15 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST TO 15
MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG. HIGHS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE...
WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S...EXCEPT IN THE 30S SOUTHEAST
OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   26      5     20  /  20     60      0


$$

AKZ145-010245-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...SNOW DEVELOPING DURING THE MORNING...EXCEPT A CHANCE
OF SNOW OVER THE WESTERN VALLEY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 4
INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS EAST OF THE PARKS HIGHWAY. HIGHS IN
THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...MAINLY EAST OF
THE PARKS HIGHWAY. OTHERWISE PARTIAL CLEARING WITH AREAS OF FOG
FORMING OVERNIGHT. LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION.
LOWS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT ZERO TO 5 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH EXCEPT NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH ALONG THE
ALASKA RANGE.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. AREAS OF FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS
IN THE TEENS.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    32     18     32  / 100     40      0


$$

AKZ171-010245-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
449 AM AKST SAT FEB 28 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF LIGHT RAIN AND FOG IN THE
MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN CLEARING SKIES. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH TO
NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH.
.MONDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO 25 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS
30 TO 35. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 35 TO 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   42     34     41  /  50     20      0


$$


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