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
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND WEAKENING FRONT WILL
CONTINUE TO PUSH EASTWARD THROUGH THE EASTERN INTERIOR THIS
EVENING. A BAND OF SHOWERS HAS DEVELOPED WITH THIS FEATURE AND HAS
BROUGHT WETTING RAINS TO NUMEROUS LOCATIONS IN FIRE WEATHER ZONES
219 AND WESTERN 220 THIS AFTERNOON. EXPECTING THIS AREA OF RAIN
TO CONTINUE TO PUSH EASTWARD WITH ELEVATED CHANCES OF ADDITIONAL
WETTING RAINS FOR THE REMAINDER OF ZONE 220 INTO THE NORTHERN HALF
OF ZONE 224 THIS EVENING. WINDS WILL REMAIN GUSTY OVER THE
NORTHERN INTERIOR FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS FROM MID AFTERNOON
UNTIL EARLY EVENING IN RESPONSE TO A THERMAL TROUGH CENTERED OVER
THE EASTERN BROOKS RANGE. RH VALUES WILL REMAIN ELEVATED THROUGH
SUNDAY WITH ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS EXPECTED.

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD INTO SOUTHWESTERN
ALASKA THIS WEEKEND...WITH A WARMING AND DRYING TREND EXPECTED FOR
THE EASTERN INTERIOR FOR THE WORK WEEK NEXT WEEK.

AKZ218-021645-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           30           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      37-47 (-2)   60-70 (+1)   43-53        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      87-100 (+11) ABV 40 (+2)  65-80        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 4-8 G18    SW 6-10 G18  SW 7-11 G18  SW 6-10 G17
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
37 TO 47. HIGHS 64 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 64 TO 74. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-021645-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         50           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-51 (-1)   59-69 (+5)   46-53        61-71
RH % (24H TREND)      92-100 (+13) ABV 40 (+2)  73-88        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 6-10 G19   W 6-10 G18   W 5-9        W 6-10 G20
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 62 TO 72.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-021645-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         80           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-51 (-4)   62-72 (+4)   43-53        66-76
RH % (24H TREND)      88-99 (+16)  ABV 40 (+1)  63-78        40-55
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-9 G20   SW 5-9 G22   SW 5-9 G18   SW 6-10 G22
CWR                   50           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...HIGHEST WETTING RAINS CHANCE SOUTH OF FORT YUKON TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 67 TO 77.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-021645-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         40           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-51 (+1)   60-70 (+4)   46-53        65-75
RH % (24H TREND)      82-97 (+11)  ABV 40 (+6)  80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 3-7        W 4-8 G15    LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 66 TO 76.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-021645-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         80           30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (+1)   59-69 (+2)   45-55        65-75
RH % (24H TREND)      78-93 (+11)  ABV 40 (+5)  77-92        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 4-8        SW 4-8       SW 3-7       SW 3-7
CWR                   20           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 68 TO 78. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-021645-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         70           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-51 (+2)   60-70 (+1)   44-54        66-74
RH % (24H TREND)      79-94 (+5)   ABV 40 (+12) 80-95        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          W 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 47 TO 57. HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 47 TO 56.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-021645-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         80           30           10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      40-50 (+1)   60-70 (0)    36-46        66-76
RH % (24H TREND)      85-98 (+6)   ABV 40 (+9)  76-91        37-52
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-9        NW 3-7       W 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   40           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...HIGHEST PRECIP CHANCE AND CWR NORTH OF CHICKEN.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43.
HIGHS 68 TO 78. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-021645-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         30           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-50 (+3)   61-69 (+2)   41-51        65-74
RH % (24H TREND)      84-98 (+4)   ABV 40 (+6)  86-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 67 TO 77. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54.
HIGHS 64 TO 74. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-021645-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
234 PM AKDT SAT AUG 1 2015

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         50           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-48 (+1)   61-68 (0)    38-48        66-73
RH % (24H TREND)      84-97 (+5)   ABV 40 (+10) 84-97        38-53
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 3-7       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           10           0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 67 TO 77. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51.
HIGHS 67 TO 77. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NTS AUG 15



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