Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 311550
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL CROSS OVER THE ALEUTIAN/ALASKA RANGE
THIS MORNING AND QUICKLY TRACK THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND BY
THIS EVENING WHILE WEAKENING. THIS DISTURBANCE WILL COINCIDE WITH PEAK
DAYTIME HEATING, BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED WET
THUNDERSTORMS TO PARTS OF THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND WESTERN PORTION OF
THE LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY BY THE EARLY EVENING. AFTERNOON AND EVENING
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THEN LOOK TO CONTINUE INTO WEDNESDAY AND
THURSDAY...ESPECIALLY OVER THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND LOWER KUSKOKWIM
VALLEY.

LOWEST RH VALUES WILL REMAIN CONFINED TO THE INTERIOR PORTIONS OF THE
SOUTHWEST MAINLAND THROUGH MID-WEEK...WITH MINIMUM RH VALUES EXPECTED
TO REMAIN ABOVE 25 PERCENT THROUGH THURSDAY.


AKZ153-010830-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   63-70 (+9)   50 (+6)      71
RH % (24H TREND)   27-38 (-14)  56-69 (-24)  35
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 12-17     NE 9-15      NW 3-7
CWR                5            5            5
LAL                2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   68-74 (+11)  48 (+5)      76
RH % (24H TREND)   32 (-12)     64-73 (-17)  30
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 10-14     E 7-13       W 4-7
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-010830-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   72 (+9)      50 (+4)      76
RH % (24H TREND)   28-36 (-18)  71 (-17)     24-32
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 14-18 G25 NE 12-18 G26 NW 4-8
CWR                5            5            5
LAL                2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING.
ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (+1)      50 (+5)      66
RH % (24H TREND)   40-49 (-3)   74 (-15)     40-50
20FTWND(MPH)       E 20-23 G32  NE 17-22 G33 NW 5-13
CWR                0            5            0
LAL                1            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-010830-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (+9)      47 (+4)      68
RH % (24H TREND)   35-47 (-22)  77-84 (-11)  34-49
20FTWND(MPH)       E 11-25      E 11-21 G29  E 4-14
CWR                5            5            0
LAL                2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON WEST OF
DILLINGHAM.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      60           70           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   62 (+7)      49 (+4)      60-66
RH % (24H TREND)   43-54 (-17)  78-86 (-8)   40-56
20FTWND(MPH)       E 20-25 G35  E 16-24 G35  E 10-20
CWR                20           40           10
LAL                2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON WEST OF
DILLINGHAM.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-010830-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 31 2016

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   69 (+9)      46 (+3)      70
RH % (24H TREND)   25-33 (-8)   59-79 (-11)  28-38
20FTWND(MPH)       E 7-13       E 8-15       SE 2-5
CWR                5            0            5
LAL                2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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