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
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

.DISCUSSION...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE LIES FROM OLD CROW YUKON
TO HUSLIA TO MARSHALL AND WILL REMAIN STATIONARY THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...THEN REFORM ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES OF THE ALASKA RANGE
AND LIE FROM NORTHWAY TO NENANA TO MCGRATH TO KING SALMON BY
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES NEAR KODIAK
ISLAND. THE TROUGH WILL LIFT NORTH AND EAST ON FRIDAY AND LIE
OVER THE UPPER YUKON VALLEY ON SATURDAY.


AKZ218-050200-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           30           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (0)    20-34 (0)    44-54
RH % (24H TREND)      35-45 (0)    64-79 (0)    35-45
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            5            5
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...TONIGHT AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 45 TO 55. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
19 TO 29. HIGHS 44 TO 54. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-050200-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           50           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-57 (-1)   22-32 (-2)   47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      35-45 (0)    80-95 (-4)   35-45
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           10           20
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...TONIGHT AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 50 TO 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 47 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 47 TO 57. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-050200-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-60 (-1)   27-39 (0)    49-59
RH % (24H TREND)      26-41 (0)    80-95 (-5)   26-41
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           20           20
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...TONIGHT AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 50 TO 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
25 TO 35. HIGHS 46 TO 56. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 48 TO 58. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-050200-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      51-61 (+1)   23-37 (0)    50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      29-44 (0)    77-92 (0)    28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E 3-7
CWR                   5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...TONIGHT AND THU.
HIGHEST CWR NORTH OF THE TANANA RIVER.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO
38. HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-050200-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SPRINKLES    SHOWERS      SPRINKLES
CHANCE PRECIP         0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-59 (+2)   28-35 (-3)   50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      29-44 (0)    75-90 (-4)   27-42
20FTWND(MPH)          S 4-8        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 62. EAST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
29 TO 39. HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-050200-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-59 (+5)   26-35 (-4)   50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      26-35 (-15)  73-86 (-10)  25-34
20FTWND(MPH)          S 3-7        LGT/VAR      SE 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO
40. HIGHS 52 TO 61. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 32 TO 40.
HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 39.
HIGHS 51 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-050200-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           20           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-57 (0)    20-35 (0)    51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      26-41 (0)    72-87 (0)    26-41
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-7       LGT/VAR      S 3-7
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF CHICKEN TODAY...TONIGHT
AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 46 TO 56. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-050200-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-58 (-1)   25-37 (-2)   48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      27-42 (0)    70-85 (0)    28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          S 5-9 G21    S 6-10 G21   E 7-11 G23
CWR                   5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT WEST OF TOKLAT.
STRONGEST GUSTS NEAR PASSES.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
23 TO 33. HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-050200-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
654 AM AKDT WED MAY 4 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-55 (0)    25-35 (0)    47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      28-43 (0)    60-75 (0)    27-42
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 4-8 G25   SW 3-7 G21   S 7-11 G24
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WIND GUSTS NEAR PASSES.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 45 TO 55. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 47 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SDB MAY 16


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