Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 282349
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
349 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...
FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS REMAIN MINIMAL THROUGH THURSDAY AS A MOIST
AIR MASS STAYS IN PLACE ACROSS THE SOUTHWESTERN MAINLAND ALONG WITH
WEAK SURFACE FLOW. AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
EACH DAY WITH THE STRONGEST ACTIVITY THIS EVENING AS STRONG SURFACE
HEATING ALLOWING TEMPERATURES TO CLIMB TO MAX CONVECTION POTENTIAL
COUPLES WITH AN UPPER LEVEL WAVE MOVING IN FROM THE EASTERN BERING.

AKZ153-291800-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
349 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (+1)      63 (+1)      51           65
RH % (24H TREND)   88-95 (0)    54-63 (-4)   92           53-63
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-7       E 1-5        SE 2-7       SW 3-6
CWR                20           20           20           10
LAL                2            2            2            1

REMARKS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF ANIAK.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (+2)      66 (0)       52           69
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (0)       45-54 (-2)   93           55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-5        LGT/VAR      S 1-8        S 3-6
CWR                30           30           30           20
LAL                4            2            2            1

REMARKS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF ANIAK.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS AROUND 70. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-291800-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
349 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           60           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   49 (-1)      66 (+3)      50           69
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       48-54 (-5)   93           49-55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-7        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 2-6
CWR                10           20           10           10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   46 (-3)      58 (0)       46           61
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (0)       58-76 (-3)   95           54-75
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 14-17     NW 6-9       NW 7-11      W 4-8
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-291800-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
349 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (-1)      63 (-4)      50           66
RH % (24H TREND)   89-96 (0)    56-70 (+5)   96           52-63
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-6        SE 3-10      SE 3-11      SE 3-6
CWR                50           40           20           10
LAL                4            2            2            1

REMARKS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           50           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (-1)      62 (-2)      50           64
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (0)       60-71 (-1)   96           59-71
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-11       SW 4-9       SW 4-8       SE 1-5
CWR                40           30           20           20
LAL                2            1            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-291800-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
349 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (0)       63 (-3)      49           66
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (0)       51-68 (+2)   95           50-58
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-6       S 3-9        S 3-9        SW 2-5
CWR                50           40           40           10
LAL                4            2            2            1

REMARKS...SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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