Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 182327
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
327 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...

AREAS OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHCENTRAL
THIS EVENING BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE DRIES THE REGION OUT. THE LONE
EXCEPTION WILL BE KODIAK ISLAND WHICH WILL SEE PERIODS OF STEADY
WETTING RAINS THROUGH SATURDAY. LARGELY DRY CONDITIONS WILL HOLD
ACROSS SOUTHCENTRAL THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

AKZ111-191815-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
327 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   30 (-2)      44-55 (+5)   25-31        43-54
RH % (24H TREND)   79-87 (0)    32-44 (-12)  69-84        33-50
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   31 (-3)      55 (+2)      31           56
RH % (24H TREND)   80-90 (+3)   32-42 (-1)   76-90        37-46
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 6-12G25   NE 2-6       NE 3-6       LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS OUT OF THE KNIK VALLEY ENDING THIS
EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-191815-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
327 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   33 (-2)      52 (+4)      33           53
RH % (24H TREND)   83-94 (0)    37-44 (-10)  83-95        43-50
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-6        NE 5-10      NE 3-9       NE 4-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   32 (-3)      51 (+4)      32           52
RH % (24H TREND)   82-93 (0)    37-48 (-11)  81-92        41-52
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 3-13      NE 11-18     N 9-16       NE 6-17
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-191815-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
327 PM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   29-36 (+4)   37-46 (+2)   35           42-50
RH % (24H TREND)   87-96 (0)    63-83 (+9)   87-94        39-58
20FTWND(MPH)       E 11-17      NE 16-25     NE 20-25     N 12-20
CWR                90           100          50           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    SNOW/RAIN    RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   37 (+3)      46 (+2)      38           50
RH % (24H TREND)   87-95 (0)    65-77 (+9)   80-91        45-58
20FTWND(MPH)       E 13-22      NE 18-32 G41 NE 22-30 G39 N 12-23
CWR                90           100          50           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

$$



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