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
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS
IN THE UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-CENTRAL INTERIOR-MIDDLE TANANA
VALLEY-UPPER YUKON VALLEY AND FORTYMILE COUNTRY-SOUTHERN UPLANDS OF
THE UPPER YUKON VALLEY ALONG THE THERMAL TROUGH.
SHOWERS MOST AREAS EXCEPT THE NORTHEAST INTERIOR THROUGH
THIS EVENING TAPERING OFF LATER TONIGHT.
SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING
THUNDERSTORMS IN AND NEAR THE ALASKA RANGE. SHOWERS ALONG AND NEAR
THE ALASKA RANGE.

MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN ABOVE 40
PERCENT IN MOST AREAS TODAY AND SATURDAY...EXCEPT IN SOME PARTS
OF THE NORTHERN INTERIOR NEAR THE BROOKS RANGE WHERE MINIMUM
HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO BE 30 TO 40 PERCENT. WINDS WILL BE
LIGHT ACROSS THE INTERIOR OVER THE WEEKEND.

EXTENDED OUTLOOK INTO NEXT WEEK...
CURRENT MODELS SUGGEST A PREDOMINANTLY WET PATTERN WITH NEAR
TO BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES OVER MOST AREAS EXCEPT THE
SOUTHEAST INTERIOR WHERE TEMPERATURES MAY AVERAGE A BIT
ABOVE NORMAL.

AKZ218-241630-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      37-47 (+2)   58-68 (0)    38-48        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      63-78 (+5)   26-41 (-13)  64-79        28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          E 8-18       E 5-15       E 7-15       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 72.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO
51. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 52.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-241630-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         40           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-49 (+2)   60-70 (+1)   40-50        61-71
RH % (24H TREND)      81-96 (-4)   30-45 (-23)  68-83        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          E 4-8        E 9-15       E 9-15       E 4-8
CWR                   20           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 52.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-241630-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-49 (+1)   58-68 (-1)   41-51        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      62-77 (+1)   31-46 (-12)  73-88        33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          E 9-15       E 9-15       E 10-18      NE 5-12
CWR                   5            0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS
64 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO
54. HIGHS 64 TO 74. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO
54. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-241630-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         60           30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      46-54 (+2)   60-70 (+3)   44-54        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      86-100 (-2)  35-50 (-21)  71-86        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NE 9-16      NE 11-18     E 4-8
CWR                   30           10           0            0
LAL                   2            2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND SUN.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO
54. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 44 TO 54.
HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-241630-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         60           10           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (+3)   58-68 (0)    44-54        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      82-97 (-7)   36-51 (-27)  68-83        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          E 3-7        E 8-16       E 9-18       LGT/VAR
CWR                   30           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO
55. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 47 TO
57. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-241630-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+1)      56-66 (+1)   53           62-71
RH % (24H TREND)      92-100 (0)   ABV 40 (-2)  84-99        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 4-8       E 4-8        E 7-15       LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           20           20           0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SUN...SUN NIGHT AND MON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 48 TO 55.
HIGHS 62 TO 71. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 48 TO
57. HIGHS 63 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 49 TO
57. HIGHS 63 TO 72. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-241630-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           20           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      38-48 (+3)   56-66 (0)    42-52        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      68-83 (-12)  39-54 (-13)  80-95        36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 7-16      E 5-11       E 5-11       LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           0            20           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...SUN AND SUN NIGHT AND MON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51.
HIGHS 61 TO 71. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO
51. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO
52. HIGHS 64 TO 74. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-241630-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           50           50           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (0)    55-65 (+3)   42-52        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      92-100 (-1)  ABV 40 (-3)  92-100       ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-11       NE 6-16      NE 8-18      LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           20           20           20
LAL                   1            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SUN...SUN NIGHT AND MON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-241630-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
221 PM AKDT SAT JUL 23 2016

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           60           60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      40-50 (0)    54-64 (+1)   40-50        59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      86-100 (-4)  ABV 40 (-11) 83-98        37-52
20FTWND(MPH)          N 5-15       E 5-15       E 10-20      S 8-18
CWR                   20           20           20           20
LAL                   1            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS SUN...SUN NIGHT AND MON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO
44. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 45. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

JUL 16



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