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FNAK51 PAFC 240005
FWFAER

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southcentral Alaska
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.DISCUSSION...With a blanket of stratus in place over the Kenai,
Cook Inlet and the Susitna Valley...below normal temperatures will
continue. The remnants of a low south of the Kenai Peninsula has
brought some additional moisture to the area and a few
disturbances embedded in easterly flow have kicked off isolated
thunderstorms. Good RH recovery expected tonight and again
Saturday night. Sunday and Monday will be dry and warm over
Southcentral AK.


AKZ101-241700-
Anchorage-
Including...Anchorage...Eagle River...Indian...Eklutna
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs        none
Chance precip (%)  30           20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)   44 (-1)      61 (+8)      47           66
RH % (24h trend)   90-98 (0)    57-66 (-8)   86           47-54
20FTWND(MPH)       lgt/var      NW 3-6       W 2-5        NW 3-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type        shwrs        none         none         none
Chance precip (%)  20           20           20           0
Temp (24h trend)   48 (-1)      65 (+3)      51           72
RH % (24h trend)   89-96 (0)    56 (-10)     84-92        47
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 1-7       W 4-6        SW 1-5       lgt/var
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the
lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs around 60. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ111-241700-
Matanuska Valley-
Including...Palmer...Wasilla...Sutton...Chickaloon
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy       PCldy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)  50           60           60           30
Temp (24h trend)   45 (0)       54-60 (+4)   46           59-67
RH % (24h trend)   95 (0)       58-68 (-6)   86-94        45-55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-6        W 3-6        W 3-7        NW 3-6
CWR                30           20           30           10
LAL                2            2            2            2

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs        none
Chance precip (%)  40           50           50           0
Temp (24h trend)   48 (-2)      66 (+3)      50           73
RH % (24h trend)   94 (0)       48-54 (-7)   95           43
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-8       SW 3-6       SW 2-6       W 2-5
CWR                10           10           20           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows around 50. Highs
in the upper 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ121-241700-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including...Kenai...Soldotna...Homer...Cooper Landing
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type        shwrs        none         none         none
Chance precip (%)  40           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)   44 (-2)      60-67 (+6)   46           64-71
RH % (24h trend)   96 (0)       48-55 (-10)  81-92        42-51
20FTWND(MPH)       lgt/var      NW 2-6       W 2-7        NW 1-5
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type        none         none         none         none
Chance precip (%)  0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)   46 (-1)      65 (+5)      48           62-68
RH % (24h trend)   94 (0)       53-61 (-8)   83           49-57
20FTWND(MPH)       W 1-6        W 2-6        SW 3-6       W 1-8
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
around 60. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ141-241700-
Copper River Basin-
Including...Glennallen...Eureka...McCarthy...Paxson...Slana
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)  60           60           60           40
Temp (24h trend)   46 (-2)      59-67 (-1)   48           63-70
RH % (24h trend)   89-95 (+5)   44-57 (+2)   86-94        35-47
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-9       W 3-9        W 2-6        N 3-7
CWR                30           20           40           20
LAL                2            2            2            2

Remarks...As of 3:30 PM local lightning was observed in FWZ141
approximately 60 miles east of Gulkana.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ145-241700-
Susitna Valley-
Including...Talkeetna...Willow...Cantwell
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)  50           50           50           20
Temp (24h trend)   44 (-1)      62 (+2)      46           67
RH % (24h trend)   99 (+3)      47-60 (-7)   87-93        34-45
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-10      W 2-9        NW 5-8       N 3-6
CWR                20           20           20           10
LAL                2            2            2            2

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        tstms        shwrs        shwrs        none
Chance precip (%)  20           30           30           0
Temp (24h trend)   48 (-2)      70 (+4)      50           73
RH % (24h trend)   92-98 (+7)   40-47 (-10)  92           31-39
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-8        SW 1-5       SW 3-6       lgt/var
CWR                10           0            10           0
LAL                2            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
around 60. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ171-241700-
Kodiak Island-
Including...Kodiak City
405 PM AKDT Fri Jun 23 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type        rain         none         none         none
Chance precip (%)  20           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)   45 (+2)      64 (+6)      46           57-64
RH % (24h trend)   99 (0)       44-55 (-12)  82-92        45-57
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 2-8       NW 4-10      W 5-9        SW 6-11
CWR                10           0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Tonight      Sat          Sat Night    Sun

Cloud cover        PCldy        PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type        none         none         none         none
Chance precip (%)  0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)   47 (+2)      63 (+6)      48           55-62
RH % (24h trend)   91-97 (0)    47-60 (-10)  80-88        47-60
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 2-11      NW 4-10      W 4-10       SW 6-16
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. South winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the lower 50s. East winds around 10 mph.

$$

Szatanek


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