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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Western Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...A cool and wet weather pattern will persist through
Saturday under a broad trough of low pressure. A weak ridge of high
pressure will much lower chances of rain to most of the western
Interior on Sunday.

AKZ208-191745-
Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including the cities of Noatak, Kiana, and Red Dog Mine
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Snow/rain    Snow/rain    Rain         None
Chance precip (%)     70           50           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      30-38 (-2)   39-49 (+2)   29-39        47-57
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (0)   ABV 40 (-11) 85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          SW 4-8       NE 3-7       N 4-8        W 3-7
CWR                   30           10           10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Areas of
fog. Lows 34 to 44. Highs 47 to 57. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
37 to 46. Highs 48 to 58. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
37 to 47. Highs 47 to 57. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ209-191745-
Baldwin Peninsula and Selawik Valley-
Including the cities of Kotzebue, Selawik, and Noorvik
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Rain         None
Chance precip (%)     60           50           30           0
Temp (24h trend)      34-40 (-1)   42-49 (+1)   35-42        48-56
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-2)  ABV 40 (-7)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 8-12 G22   N 3-7        NW 5-9       W 6-10 G21
CWR                   30           20           10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows 38 to
45. Highs 51 to 57. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
in the mid 40s. Highs 51 to 58. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows in
the upper 40s. Highs 51 to 57. West winds around 10 mph.

$$

AKZ210-191745-
Northern and Interior Seward Peninsula-
Including the cities of Buckland, Deering, Candle, Council,
Haycock, Pilgrim Springs, Serpentine Hot Springs, and Taylor
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Snow/rain    Snow/rain    Rain         Rain
Chance precip (%)     60           70           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      31-38 (0)    39-49 (0)    32-39        44-54
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (0)   ABV 40 (-4)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 9-13 G25   N 4-8 G19    N 6-10 G22   NW 7-11 G22
CWR                   20           20           10           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Areas
of fog. Lows 36 to 44. Highs 49 to 57. West winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows 41 to
48. Highs 47 to 57. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
40 to 48. Highs 46 to 56. West winds around 10 mph.

$$

AKZ212-191745-
Eastern Norton Sound and Nulato Hills-
Including the cities of Unalakleet, Stebbins, St Michael, Elim,
Koyuk, and Shaktoolik
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance precip (%)     70           70           50           30
Temp (24h trend)      33-43 (0)    41-49 (-1)   33-43        45-55
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-2)  ABV 40 (-2)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 9-13 G24   NW 6-10 G18  NW 5-9 G19   N 9-13 G25
CWR                   20           40           10           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
36 to 46. Highs 49 to 57. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
44 to 52. Highs 49 to 58. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows
42 to 52. Highs 48 to 57. Northwest winds around 10 mph.

$$

AKZ214-191745-
Yukon Delta-
Including the cities of Mountain Village, Emmonak, Alakanuk,
Kotlik, Pilot Station, St Marys, Scammon Bay, Marshall,
Nunam Iqua, and Pitkas Point
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Rain         Rain
Chance precip (%)     50           50           40           20
Temp (24h trend)      38-45 (-2)   42-52 (-1)   35-44        45-55
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (0)   ABV 40 (0)   85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          NW 9-13 G22  NW 8-12 G23  NW 9-13 G24  N 11-15 G25
CWR                   20           20           10           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
40 to 46. Highs 49 to 56. West winds around 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
46 to 51. Highs 50 to 58. West winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of rain. Lows
45 to 50. Highs 49 to 57. North winds around 10 mph.

$$

AKZ215-191745-
Lower Yukon Valley-
Including the cities of Russian Mission, Grayling, Holy Cross,
Shageluk, Anvik, and Flat
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     40           60           60           30
Temp (24h trend)      36-42 (-2)   43-53 (-1)   33-41        48-58
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-2)  ABV 40 (-2)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          NW 7-11 G20  SW 6-10 G18  NW 5-9 G17   N 7-11 G21
CWR                   10           20           20           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 37 to 43. Highs 50 to 60. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain likely. Lows 44 to 49. Highs
51 to 59. Southwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows 43 to 49. Highs 49 to 59. Northwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ216-191745-
Lower Koyukuk and Middle Yukon Valleys-
Including the cities of Galena, Nulato, Huslia, Kaltag, Ruby,
and Koyukuk
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Rain         Rain         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     50           60           50           20
Temp (24h trend)      32-41 (-1)   43-53 (0)    33-40        49-59
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-1)  ABV 40 (-4)  85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 5-9 G17    S 3-7        Lgt/Var      N 6-10 G20
CWR                   10           20           20           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows 36 to 45. Highs 52 to 62. Northwest
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
43 to 48. Highs 52 to 62. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows 42 to 48. Highs 51 to 61. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ217-191745-
Upper Kobuk and Noatak Valleys-
Including the cities of Ambler, Shungnak, and Kobuk
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Snow/rain    Snow/rain    Showers      Rain
Chance precip (%)     50           50           30           10
Temp (24h trend)      28-38 (-1)   41-51 (0)    29-39        48-58
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-8)  ABV 40 (-11) 85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          SW 6-10 G19  NE 3-7       N 3-7        N 7-11 G21
CWR                   20           10           10           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows 32 to
42. Highs 51 to 61. North winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows
35 to 45. Highs 50 to 60. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
36 to 46. Highs 48 to 58. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ227-191745-
Upper Kuskokwim Valley-
Including the cities of McGrath, Nikolai, Takotna,
and Farewell Lake
340 PM AKDT Fri Aug 18 2017

                      Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           Showers      Rain         Showers      Showers
Chance precip (%)     70           60           50           40
Temp (24h trend)      31-41 (-2)   46-56 (-2)   29-39        46-56
RH % (24h trend)      85-100 (-9)  ABV 40 (-13) 85-100       ABV 40
20ftWnd(mph)          W 3-7        Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N 5-9 G17
CWR                   40           10           10           20
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows 33 to 43. Highs
51 to 61. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of rain. Lows 37 to
47. Highs 53 to 63. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers.
Lows 38 to 48. Highs 52 to 62. South winds around 5 mph.

$$
NTS Aug 17



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