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
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...A MOIST WESTERLY FLOW FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING
RAIN OR SHOWERS TO MUCH OF THE INTERIOR TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY. SHOWER ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO TAPER OFF THURSDAY
NIGHT. A WARMING AND DRYING TREND WILL BEGIN FRIDAY AND CONTINUE
INTO THE WEEKEND AS A STRONG UPPER LEVEL HIGH BUILDS OVER
THE WEST COAST...PRODUCING A DRY NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND
FLOW PATTERN ALOFT OVER THE INTERIOR. SOME WEAK INSTABILITY
IS EXPECTED IN THE NORTHEASTERN INTERIOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...
BUT ANY THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY THAT OCCURS IS EXPECTED
TO BE MINIMAL.

AKZ218-251615-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           40           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-37 (-3)   46-56 (-1)   28-38        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-5)   35-50 (+2)   70-85        33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          W 10-14 G20  W 6-10 G15   N 6-10 G20   LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WED AND WED NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27 TO
37. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27 TO
37. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-251615-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         40           50           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-36 (0)    45-55 (0)    29-39        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      78-93 (-1)   40-55 (+5)   80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G20   W 6-10 G15   SW 5-9 G15   W 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS
55 TO 65. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-251615-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         10           40           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-38 (-1)   49-59 (0)    29-39        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      73-88 (-3)   32-47 (+2)   73-88        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G20   W 8-12 G18   W 7-11 G16   LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WED AND WED NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO
40. HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-251615-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         50           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-38 (0)    46-56 (-1)   30-40        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      73-88 (0)    ABV 40 (+14) 80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 9-13 G20   SW 5-9 G14   SW 7-11 G16  W 4-8
CWR                   0            10           10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 32 TO 41.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 32 TO 41.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 32 TO 42.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-251615-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         40           60           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-42 (-1)   46-56 (-1)   33-42        47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-1)   ABV 40 (+8)  80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 11-15 G23  SW 7-11 G16  SW 8-12 G18  W 4-8
CWR                   0            10           20           30
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 42. HIGHS
55 TO 65. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 34 TO 42.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
45. HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-251615-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         30           50           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)      32-42 (-1)   47-57 (+1)   35-42        47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      70-85 (-5)   35-50 (-1)   80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 8-12 G18   W 3-7        NW 5-9       W 6-10 G15
CWR                   0            0            20           20
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS
54 TO 64. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 36 TO
44. HIGHS 53 TO 63. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-251615-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           40           50           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      23-33 (-4)   51-61 (+2)   26-36        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-4)   30-45 (-9)   75-90        35-50
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 11-15 G23 W 7-11 G16   W 7-11 G16   W 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            20
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
52 TO 62. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO
40. HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-251615-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP         50           70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-35 (+1)   45-55 (+1)   27-37        45-55
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-6)   ABV 40 (+9)  80-95        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 11-15 G23  W 6-10 G15   W 9-13 G20   W 4-8
CWR                   0            20           20           10
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS
52 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 29 TO 39.
HIGHS 52 TO 62. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO
40. HIGHS 52 TO 62. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-251615-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
215 PM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      17-27 (-3)   47-57 (+1)   23-33        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-3)   35-50 (-10)  76-91        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 9-13 G20  W 3-7        W 4-8        NW 3-7
CWR                   0            0            10           0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS
51 TO 61. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS
50 TO 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

RF MAY 16


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