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Alaska Zone Weather Forecasts...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation
are for .TUESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY..., Wednesday, Wednesday night,
and Thursday.


AKZ101-171315-
Anchorage-
Including the cities of Anchorage, Eagle River, Indian,
and Eklutna
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

...STRONG WIND LATE TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY
THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TONIGHT...Light rain. Lows in the 30s. Northeast wind 10
to 15 mph except east 30 to 45 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher
elevations.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in
the morning. Highs around 40. Variable wind 10 mph increasing to
northeast 10 to 25 mph in the afternoon. Along Turnagain Arm and
higher elevations...southeast wind 35 to 50 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25. Light winds.
Along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations...east wind 10 to
25 mph decreasing to variable 10 mph after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s. Light winds except
north 15 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds
except northeast 10 to 20 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher
elevations.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 15 to 25.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15 above.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the teens.
Lows zero to 10 above.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 5 to 15. Lows zero
to 10 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows zero to
10 above.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the teens.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Anchorage    29     42     21     25  /  80     20      0      0


$$

AKZ111-171315-
Matanuska Valley-
Including the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, Sutton, and Chickaloon
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain and snow.
Lows in the 30s. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to
25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in
the morning. Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s. East wind 15 mph
with gusts to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25. variable wind to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
sunny. Highs in the 20s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the teens.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows zero to
10 above. Highs in the teens.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 below to
5 above. Highs 5 to 15 above.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows 5 below
to 5 above.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs 5 to
15.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Palmer       30     44     18     23  /  50     20      0      0
Wasilla      31     43     21     24  /  40     20      0      0


$$

AKZ121-171315-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including the cities of Kenai, Soldotna, Homer,
and Cooper Landing
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Rain. Lows in the 30s. Northeast wind 10 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers in the
morning. Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s. East wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain showers
in the evening. Lows in the lower to mid 20s except around
30 south of Clam Gulch. variable wind to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s to mid 30s...
warmest around Kachemak Bay.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 15 except in the
lower 20s south of Clam Gulch. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 to
15. Highs 15 to 25.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the teens. Lows 5 to 15.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows 5 to
15 above.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the teens.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Kenai        27     40     25     28  /  80     30     20     10
Soldotna     25     39     24     28  /  80     20      0     10
Homer        31     42     30     33  /  90     80     10     10


$$

AKZ125-171315-
Western Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Whittier, Seward, Girdwood,
and Moose Pass
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...rain...heavy at times. Lows in the
mid 30s to lower 40s. East wind 25 to 40 mph with gusts to
55 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...rain and snow showers in the morning, then
rain and snow showers likely in the afternoon. Locally
heavy rainfall possible in the morning. Snow accumulation up to
1 inch. Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s. Southeast wind 15 to
30 mph except east 30 to 40 mph through Portage Valley and
Turnagain Arm.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers in
the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows 15 to 25...
coolest inland. East wind 15 mph in the evening becoming light.
Near Whittier...east wind 10 to 15 mph shifting to the west 10 to
20 mph after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s. Light winds except
west 10 to 25 mph near Whittier.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 10 to 20 above inland and in
the lower to mid 20s along the coast. Light winds except north
15 to 20 mph near Seward.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
Highs 15 to 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Lows 5 to 15. Highs 15 to 25.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Seward       32     41     26     29  / 100    100     60      0
Girdwood     33     43     18     23  / 100     80     50      0


$$

AKZ131-171315-
Northeast Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Valdez and Thompson Pass
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Rain showers. Lows in the lower to mid 30s.
East wind 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...rain and snow showers. No snow accumulation.
Highs in the 30s. variable wind to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s except around 15 through the
pass. Northeast wind 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the upper 20s except around 15 through the pass.
Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. Lows around 15 except around 5 above through the
pass. Northeast wind 15 mph except northeast 20 to 35 mph through
the pass.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 20 to 25.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid
teens. Highs 20 to 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a
chance of snow showers. Lows 10 to 15. Highs around 20.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs 15 to 20. Lows 10 to 15.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Valdez       34     37     25     27  /  90     80     10      0


$$

AKZ135-171315-
Southeast Prince William Sound-
Including the city of Cordova
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s. East wind
20 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Rain showers. Highs in the lower 40s. Southeast wind
15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph shifting to the east 10 to
15 mph in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Variable wind 10 mph except
north 10 to 25 mph through the Copper River Delta.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph. Through the
Copper River Delta...north wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 20 to
30 mph in the afternoon.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s to lower
30s. Variable wind 10 mph except north 20 to 35 mph through the
Copper River Delta.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 30 to 35.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Highs 30 to 35. Lows 20 to 25.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Highs 25 to 30. Lows 20 to 25.
.TUESDAY...Snow showers likely. Highs around 30.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Cordova      41     44     29     35  / 100     80      0      0


$$

AKZ141-171315-
Copper River Basin-
Including the cities of Glennallen, Eureka, McCarthy, Paxson,
and Slana
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Patchy
freezing fog. Lows in the 20s. Northeast wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Patchy freezing fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy
with a chance of snow showers. Highs in the mid 20s to lower 30s.
Southeast wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly clear. Lows zero to 10 above. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs 10 to 15 above...warmest southeast of Glennallen.
 Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 below except around 5 above
through the passes. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 5 to 15 above.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to
10 below. Highs 5 to 15 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 below to 25 below.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Highs 5 below to 15 below. Lows 15 below to 25 below.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Lows 20 below to 30 below. Highs 5 below to 15 below.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Glennallen   21     27      3     12  /  80     10      0      0


$$

AKZ145-171315-
Susitna Valley-
Including the cities of Talkeetna, Willow, and Cantwell
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Patchy
fog and freezing fog. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s. Variable
wind 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers. Patchy
freezing fog in the morning. A chance of. Highs in the 30s.
Variable wind 10 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 10 to 20 above. Light
winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 15 to 25. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 10 above. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the teens.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 below to
5 above. Highs zero to 10 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows
5 below to 15 below. Highs 5 below to 5 above.
.TUESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow. Highs zero to
10 above.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Talkeetna    26     38     17     24  /  30     20      0      0


$$

AKZ171-171315-
Kodiak Island-
Including the city of Kodiak City
1257 AM AKST Wed Jan 17 2018

.REST OF TONIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 30s. Variable wind 10 mph except north 10 to 25 mph
along Shelikof Strait.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain showers. Highs around
40. Variable wind 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow showers in
the evening, then a chance of snow showers after
midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a slight chance of rain and snow showers.
Highs in the upper 30s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain and snow
showers in the evening, then a slight chance of snow
showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Variable wind
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers.
Highs in the mid 30s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a
chance of snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs 30 to 35.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs in the mid 20s. Lows 20 to 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows around
20.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the mid 20s.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

Kodiak City   36     40     32     37  / 100     40     40     30


$$



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