Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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NORTHERN ALASKA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
654 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...
LOTS OF FUN YET IN THE SHORT TERM...BUT WITH THE LOW ALOFT OVER
THE SOUTHERN CHUKCHI SEA MOVING SOUTH...AND A SERIES OF SHORT
WAVES MOVING SOUTH OVER MAINLAND ALASKA AHEAD OF IT...FLOW ALOFT
WILL BECOME NORTH TO NORTHWEST OVER OUR PATCH OF TURF BY THE
WEEKEND. THAT WILL CALM THINGS DOWN SOMEWHAT. NOT AS WET ANYWAY.


COASTAL HAZARD POTENTIAL DAYS 3 AND 4...NONE

&&

.FIRE WEATHER...
NO ISSUES

&&

.HYDROLOGY...
WESTERN RIVERS HAVE CRESTED BELOW ACTION LEVEL. INTERIOR RIVERS
ARE ON THEIR WAY UP...BUT WE DO NOT EXPECT FLOODING ON ANY OF
THEM. HYDROLOGIC STATEMENT WILL BE REFRESHED.

&&

.AFG WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
WIND ADVISORY FOR AKZ222.

HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR AKZ201-AKZ202.

WINTER STORM WARNING FOR AKZ206.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR PKZ210-PKZ215-PKZ220-PKZ225-PKZ240-
PKZ245.

GALE WARNING FOR PKZ225-PKZ230-PKZ235-PKZ240-PKZ245.
&&

$$

DJH AUG 15



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