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Alaska Zone Weather Forecasts
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation
are for tonight, Saturday, Saturday night, and Sunday.


AKZ101-161415-
Anchorage-
Including the cities of Anchorage, Eagle River, Indian,
and Eklutna
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...STRONG WIND THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow and a slight chance of
rain. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. East wind 10 to 20 mph.
Along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations...east wind 45 to
60 mph becoming southeast and decreasing to 30 to 45 mph after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of snow and
rain showers likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 1
inch. Highs in the 30s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the 20s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid
20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 15 to 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs 15 to 25. Lows zero to 10 above.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs in the 20s. Lows 15 to 25.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the 20s. Lows in the 20s.
.FRIDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the 30s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Anchorage    30     34     25     29  /  50     60     50     30


$$

AKZ111-161415-
Matanuska Valley-
Including the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, Sutton, and Chickaloon
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then a chance
of snow and a slight chance of rain after midnight. Lows around
30. Northeast wind 15 to 30 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then snow showers likely
in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs in the
lower to mid 30s. Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the lower to mid 20s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid
20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 15 to 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs 15 to 25. Lows zero to 10 above.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs in the 20s. Lows 15 to 25.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the
20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Lows in the 20s. Highs in the 30s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Palmer       31     32     23     27  /  60     60     40     40
Wasilla      31     33     22     28  /  50     60     40     40


$$

AKZ121-161415-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including the cities of Kenai, Soldotna, Homer,
and Cooper Landing
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain in the evening, then a chance
of rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s to
mid 30s. North wind 10 to 20 mph except north 15 mph around
Kachemak Bay.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. A chance of snow showers in the morning, then
a chance of rain and snow showers in the afternoon. Highs
in the mid 30s to lower 40s. Light winds except southwest 15 mph
around Kachemak Bay.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s...warmest around Kachemak Bay.
variable wind to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers.
Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 15 to 20...warmest around Kachemak Bay. Light winds
except north 10 to 15 mph around Kachemak Bay.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 20s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the 20s. Lows in the teens.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs
25 to 35. Lows in the 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Snow likely. Lows 25 to 35. Highs in
the 30s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Kenai        30     35     24     30  /  70     50     50     30
Soldotna     29     34     23     30  /  50     50     50     20
Homer        33     40     30     35  /  90     50     40     40


$$

AKZ125-161415-
Western Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Whittier, Seward, Girdwood,
and Moose Pass
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Rain in the evening, then rain and snow showers
likely after midnight. Rain may be heavy at times in the evening.
Snow accumulation up to 6 inches. Lows in the upper 20s to mid
30s. East wind 15 to 30 mph except east 25 to 40 mph through
Portage Valley and Turnagain Arm.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers with snow likely in the morning, then a
chance of snow and rain showers likely in the afternoon.
Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs in the 30s. Light winds.
Near Whittier...light winds becoming west 15 mph in the
afternoon.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Snow likely. Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Light
winds. Near Seward...light winds becoming north 10 mph in the
afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Lows
15 to 20. variable wind to 10 mph.
Near Seward...north wind 15 to 20 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 15 to 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15 above.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the 20s. Lows 5 to 15 above.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs in the 20s. Lows in the 20s.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. Highs 25 to
35. Lows in the 20s.
.FRIDAY...Snow showers and rain likely. Highs in the 30s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Seward       34     39     30     35  / 100     50     60     50
Girdwood     32     36     29     32  / 100     80     50     70


$$

AKZ131-161415-
Northeast Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Valdez and Thompson Pass
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Rain and snow. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches. Lows
in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Light winds except east 15 to 25 mph
through the pass.
.SATURDAY...Rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow
showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches.
Highs in the mid 30s except in the upper 20s through the pass.
Light winds.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. Snow accumulation 1 to
2 inches. Lows in the upper 20s except around 20 through the
pass. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Snow showers likely in the morning, then snow likely in
the afternoon. Highs in the lower 30s except in the mid 20s
through the pass. Northeast wind 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Scattered snow showers. Lows around 15 except around
10 above through the pass. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Highs around
20.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15 above.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs 20 to 25. Lows 5 to 15 above.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely. Highs 20 to 25.
Lows 20 to 25.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the
mid 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Snow showers likely. Lows in the mid 20s.
.FRIDAY...Snow likely. Highs in the mid 30s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Valdez       32     36     29     33  / 100     80     60     70


$$

AKZ135-161415-
Southeast Prince William Sound-
Including the city of Cordova
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

...STRONG WIND LATE FRIDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...Rain. Lows in the upper 30s. East wind 20 to 30 mph
increasing to 30 to 45 mph after midnight.
.SATURDAY...Rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s. South wind
10 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Rain showers likely in the evening, then rain
showers likely and snow showers after midnight. Snow accumulation
up to 1 inch. Lows in the mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Rain and snow in the morning, then rain and snow likely
in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. Variable
wind 10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Lows
in the mid to upper 20s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with isolated snow showers. Highs around
30.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows
around 20.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow
showers. Highs 30 to 35. Lows around 20.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Snow and rain likely. Highs in
the mid 30s. Lows around 30.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow and rain showers. Highs
in the mid 30s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...rain and snow showers
likely. Lows 30 to 35. Highs around 40.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Cordova      38     41     35     38  / 100     90     80     80


$$

AKZ141-161415-
Copper River Basin-
Including the cities of Glennallen, Eureka, McCarthy, Paxson,
and Slana
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in the lower to mid
20s. Northeast wind 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of snow
showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches. Highs
in the 20s. variable wind to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 5 to 15 above. Variable wind 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs 10 to
20 above. Light winds. Along the Copper River...variable wind to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Lows
zero to 10 above. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny with isolated snow showers. Highs zero to
10 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 below to 15 below.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs 5 to 15 above. Lows 5 below to 15 below.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow. Highs 5 to 15. Lows zero to 10 above.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the
teens.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers.
Lows in the teens.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 35.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Glennallen   21     25      9     15  /  30     60     20     20


$$

AKZ145-161415-
Susitna Valley-
Including the cities of Talkeetna, Willow, and Cantwell
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Lows in the
20s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then a chance of snow
showers in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 2 inches. Highs
around 30. variable wind to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows
15 to 20. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the 20s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly
cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the teens.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 below to 5 above.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the teens. Lows 5 below to 5 above.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs 15 to 25. Lows in the teens.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the
20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Lows 15 to 25. Highs 25 to 35.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Talkeetna    29     33     20     27  /  50     60     40     40


$$

AKZ171-161415-
Kodiak Island-
Including the city of Kodiak City
324 PM AKST Fri Dec 15 2017

.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph after
midnight.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs
around 40. Southwest wind 10 to 25 mph.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the
evening, then a chance of rain and snow showers after
midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers in the
morning, then a chance of rain showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 30s. West wind 10 to 15 mph
shifting to the northwest 15 to 30 mph in the afternoon.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Northwest
wind 15 to 30 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows 25 to
30.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain
and snow. Highs 35 to 40. Lows 25 to 30.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
rain. Highs around 40. Lows 35 to 40.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Rain likely. Highs 40 to 45. Lows
35 to 40.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Kodiak City   38     40     32     38  /  60     40     40     40


$$



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