Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 242345
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
345 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.DISCUSSION...
FIRE DANGER REMAINS LOW THROUGH TUESDAY AS WEAK LOW PRESSURE
PERSISTS ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
DROP BETWEEN 40 TO 50 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOONS WITH WINDS GENERALLY
STAYING OUT OF THE SOUTH. SEVERAL SHORTWAVES FROM A DEVELOPING LOW
NEAR KODIAK BRINGS SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS TONIGHT THROUGH
MONDAY AND THEN TAPERS OFF AS THE UPPER LOW MOVES EAST. A BRIEF
BREAK OF RAIN IS EXPECTED ON TUESDAY WITH A WEAK RIDGE BUILDING
OVER THE SOUTHWEST.

AKZ153-251830-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
345 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   41 (0)       47-53 (+3)   36-43        50-56
RH % (24H TREND)   79-96 (+3)   49-57 (-9)   79-91        47-53
20FTWND(MPH)       S 9-16       S 5-9        S 4-7        S 8-15
CWR                20           30           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-1)      59 (+1)      44           62
RH % (24H TREND)   72-83 (+7)   50 (-6)      74-81        47
20FTWND(MPH)       S 11-16      S 6-10       S 6-8        S 7-14
CWR                30           40           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-251830-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
345 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      40           30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   41 (-3)      56 (+2)      41           61
RH % (24H TREND)   83-91 (+3)   43-52 (-8)   83-92        40-48
20FTWND(MPH)       S 10-15      S 8-12       SW 5-11      SE 12-17
CWR                10           10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           20           0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (-2)      47 (0)       40           51
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       72-78 (-3)   97           66-74
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 22-25 G32 S 16-17      S 14-16      SE 24-27 G40
CWR                20           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-251830-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
345 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   42 (-1)      49-55 (+3)   41           51-58
RH % (24H TREND)   87-98 (+3)   50-61 (-11)  90-96        50-58
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-16      S 5-9        S 5-9        SE 8-16
CWR                50           40           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           40           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   41 (-3)      48-55 (+1)   40           55
RH % (24H TREND)   84-97 (+3)   52-71 (-4)   86-96        52-66
20FTWND(MPH)       S 9-15       SW 5-11      S 5-9        SE 13-22
CWR                30           10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-251830-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
345 PM AKDT SUN MAY 24 2015

                   TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           70           50           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   44 (-1)      58 (-3)      43           59
RH % (24H TREND)   67-78 (+11)  45-55 (+1)   76-85        45-51
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-15      S 5-10       S 4-9        S 6-10
CWR                40           40           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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