Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

.DISCUSSION...A SHORTWAVE WILL BRING INCREASED CHANCES OF SHOWERS
AND A WETTING RAINFALL TO MUCH OF THE INTERIOR TODAY...PARTICULARLY
FROM FAIRBANKS SOUTH AND EAST. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
ALONG A FORT YUKON TO FAIRBANKS TO MCGRATH LINE THIS AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING. MIN RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 40 PERCENT
OVER NORTHERN ALASKA TODAY AND FRIDAY. FRIDAY LOOKS TO BE WARMER THAN
THURSDAY FOR MOST LOCATION.

LOOKING AHEAD...THE MODELS ARE SHOWING A GENERAL COOLING TREND BEGINNING
SUNDAY

AKZ219-261000-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-64 (-2)   43-50 (-4)   54-64
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+7)  93-100 (-2)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 3-7
CWR                   10           5            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS..ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS
55 TO 65. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 56 TO 66. EAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-261000-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      58-68 (-7)   43-53 (-3)   58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+23) 86-100 (+7)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-10      SW 3-9       LGT/VAR
CWR                   5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
37 TO 47. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-261000-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           50           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      56-66 (-4)   44-52 (-3)   58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+13) 90-100 (+1)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-9       W 3-9        LGT/VAR
CWR                   30           5            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS
59 TO 69. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-261000-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         90           60           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      55-65 (-8)   43-53 (-1)   58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+26) 90-100 (+3)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-8       SW 3-8       LGT/VAR
CWR                   80           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-261000-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         80           60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      55-65 (-8)   45-52 (-4)   58-67
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+24) 90-100 (+6)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      W 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   70           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 42 TO 52.
HIGHS 59 TO 66. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-261000-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           70           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-64 (-9)   42-52 (-3)   57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+25) 87-100 (+8)  ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      W 3-7        NW 3-7
CWR                   40           40           0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS
56 TO 66. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-261000-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         80           50           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (-6)   41-51 (-3)   56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+16) 89-99 (+1)   ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-7 G20   W 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   70           10           0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-261000-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
748 AM AKDT THU AUG 25 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         80           70           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (-6)   40-50 (-5)   54-64
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (+14) 87-99 (+4)   ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 5-15 G25  W 3-7        NW 3-7
CWR                   70           20           10
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 46.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AUG 16


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