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FNAK71 PAFC 081644
FWSAER

SPOT FORECAST FOR MOOSE RESEARCH CENTER PEN 4 PILES BURN...USFWS, AK-KNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
744 AM AKST THU DEC 8 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 AKST ON DECEMBER 08.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...LIGHT WINDS FROM THE NORTH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH FRIDAY.
THIS NORTH WIND WILL ALSO KEEP MIXING HEIGHTS RATHER LOW AS STRONG
INVERSIONS REMAIN IN PLACE. LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY THIS EVENING
THROUGH TONIGHT WITH DRY CONDITIONS LIKELY AGAIN FRIDAY AS A FRONT MOVES
SOUTH AND EAST FROM THE AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........INCREASING CLOUDS (70-90 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 16.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2000 FT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP
                    TO 1 INCH.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 5 ABOVE.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-1700 FT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 16.
MIN HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2200 FT.

$$
FORECASTER...AHSENMACHER
REQUESTED BY...N. PERRINE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1604053.0/AER
.EMAIL NATHAN_PERRINE@FWS.GOV


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