Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 252350
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH THE AREA INSTABILITY WILL BRING
SHOWERS TO AREAS AROUND THE SOUTHCENTRAL...PRIMARILY ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS. ON TUESDAY CONDITIONS ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE AND
TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS WILL LEAD TO THE POSSIBILITY OF ISOLATED WET
THUNDERSTORMS. ON WEDNESDAY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD IN DRYING OUT
THE REGION. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT WITH SEA BREEZES
DEVELOPING IN THE AFTERNOON HOURS THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

AKZ101-261800-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (-5)      50-56 (+2)   39           54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (0)       56-69 (-13)  92           49-57
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 10-23     W 6-7        W 4-7        NW 3-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-5)      61 (0)       43           63
RH % (24H TREND)   81 (-15)     45-53 (-3)   83           45-51
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-16       W 6-8        SW 4-9       W 4-6
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-261800-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (-3)      49-58 (+1)   39           55-62
RH % (24H TREND)   86-93 (0)    48-63 (-5)   87-94        48-57
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-9        W 4-9        W 6-9        W 3-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-4)      63 (-1)      42           65
RH % (24H TREND)   78-87 (-11)  43-50 (0)    83           48
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-8        SW 5-10      SW 6-10      W 4-6
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-261800-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      40           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (-3)      51-58 (-2)   40           57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   88-95 (+4)   52-64 (+3)   87           38-46
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-7       W 6-7        W 6-7        NW 3-6
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      60           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   42 (-2)      51-57 (-1)   41           52-59
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (+1)      56-69 (-4)   86           49-62
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-8       SW 6-12      SW 9-14      SW 3-9
CWR                20           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-261800-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   39 (-4)      45-59 (+4)   40           54-64
RH % (24H TREND)   92-99 (+1)   44-68 (-14)  87-93        37-52
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-10      LGT/VAR      W 3-7        W 5-7
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      40           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   36-43 (-3)   45-52 (+2)   44           59
RH % (24H TREND)   93-99 (0)    61-76 (-11)  84-91        37-61
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 2-6       SW 2-6       W 3-6        W 6-9
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

AKZ141-261800-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            60           70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (-3)      56-62 (0)    43           62-69
RH % (24H TREND)   74-88 (-13)  35-47 (+4)   76-88        40-49
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-9       W 2-8        W 3-9        W 2-6
CWR                0            20           40           0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON/EVENING WET THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE AND TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS ON TUESDAY.

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

$$

AKZ145-261800-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
350 PM AKDT MON MAY 25 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           40           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (0)       51-59 (+1)   40           53-62
RH % (24H TREND)   85-94 (0)    36-56 (-6)   83-89        43-53
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-9       W 4-10       SW 5-11      W 3-6
CWR                0            0            20           0
LAL                1            2            2            1

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON/EVENING WET THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS ON TUESDAY.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   43 (-3)      64 (+1)      42           65
RH % (24H TREND)   86 (-13)     36-44 (-4)   79-85        38-44
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-8        SW 3-8       S 6-10       SW 2-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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