Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 202356
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
356 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A COUPLE UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHWEST ALASKA
TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. COMBINED WITH A MOIST AND SLIGHTLY UNSTABLE AIR
MASS...SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS
THROUGH TOMORROW. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS EVENING
ALONG THE ALASKA RANGE. A LARGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO
THE EASTERN BERING SEA FRIDAY AFTERNOON.  ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL
DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTHWEST ALASKA FRIDAY AS A RESULT
WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WINDS WILL GENERALLY REMAIN LIGHT AND
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 40 PERCENT
THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

AKZ152-211730-
LOWER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
356 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           30           40           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   42-48 (-2)   58-66 (+3)   50           59-65
RH % (24H TREND)   83-97 (0)    44-56 (-10)  80-96        49-61
20FTWND(MPH)       N 4-8        NE 2-6       NE 3-6       LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            10           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-1)      67 (+2)      49           67
RH % (24H TREND)   86-96 (0)    43-51 (-8)   82-94        45-55
20FTWND(MPH)       N 4-8        N 4-7        NE 3-7       SW 2-5
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-211730-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
356 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            50           40           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (+2)      67 (+2)      52           67
RH % (24H TREND)   88 (-10)     41-50 (-4)   87-93        46-53
20FTWND(MPH)       N 6-7        E 3-9        E 3-6        SE 2-5
CWR                0            0            10           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+4)      64 (+3)      53           64
RH % (24H TREND)   87-93 (0)    40-54 (-10)  95           56-63
20FTWND(MPH)       N 6-8        E 8-12       SE 5-8       SE 5-8
CWR                0            0            10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ161-211730-
BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
356 PM AKDT WED AUG 20 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           40           40           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       61-67 (+1)   50           60-66
RH % (24H TREND)   86-95 (0)    44-56 (-4)   90-96        50-63
20FTWND(MPH)       N 5-8        NE 2-5       S 2-6        S 3-7
CWR                0            0            10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (0)       61-67 (-1)   51           65
RH % (24H TREND)   90-96 (0)    52-63 (+1)   95           52-67
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 3-7       SE 2-6       SE 3-9       S 4-9
CWR                0            0            10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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