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SPOT FORECAST FOR SITKA SAR...FIRE/RESCUE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK
241 PM AKDT THU SEP 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1433 AKDT ON SEPTEMBER 22.

.DISCUSSION...A FRONT WILL DISSIPATE OVER THE PANHANDLE THURSDAY
NIGHT. SHOWERS AND POSSIBLY AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM WILL BE
POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THE NEXT FRONTAL SYSTEM WILL ENTER
THE REGION SATURDAY AFTERNOON.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST LATE
                    IN THE NIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE NIGHT.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.

TIME (AKDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........100    86     71     71     79     86
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE NUMRUS SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............51     50     49     48     47     46
RH..............100    95     90     93     99     100
WIND............SW 10  W 10   S 10   S 10   SE 10  SW 10
WIND GUST.......15     15                   15     15
CWR.............30     30     30     30     30     40

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.

TIME (AKDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........86     92     90     90     95     69
WEATHER COV.....SCTTRD SCTTRD NUMRUS NUMRUS NUMRUS SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............49     50     50     52     54     55
RH..............95     91     92     87     83     83
WIND............SW 10  S 5    SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5
WIND GUST.......15     10     10     10     10     10
CWR.............40     40     40     40     40     30

$$
FORECASTER...GARNER
REQUESTED BY...SITKA SAR
REASON FOR REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160922.SITKA.01/AJK



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