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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 208 212 215 216 217 AND 227...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD
PENINSULA...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND THE NULATO HILLS...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE YUKON DELTA INCLUDING ST MARYS...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS
INCLUDING GALENA...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING FOR THE UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS
INCLUDING AMBLER...

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE ARCTIC EXTENDS
SOUTH OVER THE NORTHWEST COAST AND ARCTIC PLAIN. A BROAD AREA OF
LOW PRESSURE LIES SOUTH OF THE BROOKS RANGE. EAST TO NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH THE WEEK.

A COLD FRONT IS MOVING THROUGH THE AREA AND WILL BE OVER THE
ALASKA RANGE THIS EVENING. GUSTY WINDS AND RAPIDLY DRYING
CONDITIONS NORTH OF THE FRONT TODAY.

AKZ208-021630-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 208...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (-1)   24-34 (-1)   49-59
RH % (24H TREND)      21-36 (+1)   58-73 (+6)   34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 16-20 G37 NE 19-23 G38 NE 16-20 G35
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 43 TO 53.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 44 TO 54.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-021630-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-65 (+1)   28-38 (-1)   50-59
RH % (24H TREND)      25-40 (+2)   60-75 (+3)   33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 11-15 G22 NE 12-16 G22 NE 12-16 G22
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 31 TO 37. HIGHS 43 TO 53.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 42. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-021630-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-69 (-7)   27-37 (-5)   55-65
RH % (24H TREND)      31-39 (-3)   47-62 (+3)   31-43
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 13-17 G28 NE 12-16 G27 NE 12-16 G29
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS TODAY AND TUE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 47 TO 57. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-021630-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 212...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      59-69 (-9)   28-38 (-7)   54-64
RH % (24H TREND)      20-35 (-7)   45-60 (-4)   23-38
20FTWND(MPH)          E 14-18 G30  E 13-17 G29  NE 12-16 G28
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS
52 TO 62. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ214-021630-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         40           10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      64-74 (+2)   33-43 (-4)   57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      26-41 (-17)  57-72 (-11)  28-43
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 7-11 G20  NE 8-12 G21  NE 9-13 G24
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 45.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 45. HIGHS
51 TO 61. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-021630-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 215...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      63-73 (-7)   28-38 (-9)   56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      19-34 (-8)   43-58 (-9)   22-37
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 10-14 G30 NE 7-11 G20  NE 8-12 G21
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 46. HIGHS
57 TO 67. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-021630-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 216...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-66 (-10)  25-35 (-4)   55-65
RH % (24H TREND)      19-34 (-4)   46-61 (0)    22-37
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 11-15 G25 NE 10-14 G24 NE 8-12 G21
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 52 TO 62.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS
57 TO 67. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-021630-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 217...

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
WEDNESDAY EVENING...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (-2)   24-34 (0)    48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      19-34 (-2)   53-68 (+5)   29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 15-19 G30 NE 16-20 G30 NE 13-17 G30
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 49 TO 59.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ227-021630-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
240 PM AKDT MON JUN 1 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT AKDT TONIGHT FOR
STRONG WINDS FOR FIRE WEATHER ZONE 227...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      57-67 (-10)  33-43 (-3)   56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      21-36 (+1)   46-61 (+4)   24-39
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 12-16 G25 NE 12-16 G26 NE 7-11 G18
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 38 TO 46. HIGHS
47 TO 57. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS
56 TO 66. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

SDB JUN 15


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