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
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

.DISCUSSION...A THERMAL TROUGH EXTENDING ON A LINE 50 MILES
EAST ANIAK-50 MILES NORTH OF FAIRBANKS-50 MILES NORTH OF NORTHWAY
WILL REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY THROUGH MONDAY THEN MOVE NORTHWARD TO
A LINE 50 MILES NORTH OF GALENA-FORT YUKON AND EASTWARD BY TUESDAY
AFTERNOON. THIS WILL RESULT IN GUSTY SOUTH WINDS CONTINUING MOST
OF THE TIME IN ALASKA RANGE PASSES THROUGH TUESDAY.


AKZ221-021715-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-35 (-4)   49-59 (0)    31-41        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      55-70 (0)    25-40 (-2)   45-60        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 3-7       NE 3-7       NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT
THROUGH TUE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO
38. HIGHS 51 TO 61. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 51 TO 61. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-021715-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-36 (-1)   50-60 (0)    31-40        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      53-68 (-3)   25-40 (-1)   63-78        30-45
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 3-7       NE 3-7       NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            10           20
LAL                   1            1            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MON EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
39. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 54 TO 64. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-021715-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-36 (-4)   49-59 (-2)   34-41        47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      47-62 (0)    25-40 (+8)   55-70        27-42
20FTWND(MPH)          S 15-25 G35  LGT/VAR      SW 4-8       SW 6-10
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...S WINDS 15-25 G35 MPH IN PASSES THIS EVENING DIMINISHING
TO 6-10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO
38. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 41. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-021715-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            40           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      19-29 (-3)   48-58 (-1)   26-36        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      46-61 (+7)   28-43 (+2)   53-68        30-45
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 5-10 G25  LGT/VAR      SW 4-8       SW 4-8
CWR                   0            10           0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
LOCAL SOUTHEAST WIND GUSTS TO 25 MPH THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO 32.
HIGHS 47 TO 57. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO
32. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-021715-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         10           50           50           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      18-28 (-4)   46-56 (-1)   23-33        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      47-62 (+5)   25-40 (+6)   39-54        25-40
20FTWND(MPH)          S 15-25 G40  S 6-10       S 20-35 G45  S 15-25 G35
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...WIND FORECASTS ARE FOR PASSES. ELSEWHERE VARIABLE WINDS
10 MPH OR LESS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 22 TO
32. HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO
33. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS
49 TO 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-021715-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
315 PM AKDT SUN MAY 1 2016

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      11-21 (-3)   45-55 (-1)   19-29        44-54
RH % (24H TREND)      50-65 (+18)  23-38 (+3)   53-68        28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          S 15-25 G40  SW 15-25     S 20-35 G45  S 15-25
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            1            2

REMARKS...WIND FORECASTS ARE FOR PASSES WEST OF THE TOK CUTOFF.
ELSEWHERE VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO
27. HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 20 TO 30.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

RF/JK MAY 16



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