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FNAK52 PAFG 051635
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...A THERMAL TROUGH STRETCHES FROM MOUNTAIN
VILLAGE...TO HUSLIA...TO BETTLES...TO OLD CROW AND IS EXPECTED TO
REMAIN NEARLY STATIONARY TODAY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO FIRE ALONG AND JUST TO THE SOUTH OF THIS FEATURE THIS
AFTERNOON AND INTO THIS EVENING. MIN RH READINGS WILL BE DRIEST
OVER THE UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY...FALLING BETWEEN 20 AND 30
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. THE TROUGH WILL LIFT NORTH AND EAST ON
FRIDAY AND LIE OVER THE MIDDLE AND UPPER YUKON VALLEY.

AKZ208-061045-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (+1)   19-29 (-2)   46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      39-54 (0)    70-85 (-2)   36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 42 TO 52. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 18 TO 28. HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 23 TO 33.
HIGHS 40 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-061045-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         10           0            0
TEMP (24HTREND)       40-50 (+3)   25-33 (+1)   44-54
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (-6)  75-90 (-4)   ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NW 3-7       NW 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 24 TO 31. HIGHS 38 TO 48. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
25 TO 35. HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S. HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-061045-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           10           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (0)    21-31 (+2)   43-53
RH % (24H TREND)      ABV 40 (-8)  78-93 (+1)   ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      N 3-7        N 4-8
CWR                   5            5            5
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF BUCKLAND TODAY...TONIGHT AND FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 42 TO 52. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 35.
HIGHS 40 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 40 TO 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-061045-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-58 (+1)   29-38 (0)    45-55
RH % (24H TREND)      37-52 (-8)   74-89 (0)    ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          N 3-7        N 6-10       N 6-10
CWR                   10           10           5
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS...TONIGHT AND FRI OVER THE NULATO HILLS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 29 TO 37. HIGHS
46 TO 56. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 44 TO
54. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 39. HIGHS 43 TO
53. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ214-061045-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      48-58 (+2)   28-36 (0)    48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      34-49 (-1)   76-91 (-8)   ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 4-8       N 8-12 G17   N 7-11
CWR                   5            5            0
LAL                   2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY EAST OF ST MARYS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 38. HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 42 TO
52. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 32 TO 39. HIGHS 43 TO
53. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-061045-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-60 (+2)   33-39 (0)    50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      28-43 (-5)   72-87 (-6)   34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 4-8       NE 6-10      N 3-7
CWR                   10           5            0
LAL                   2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 51 TO
61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 48 TO
58. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-061045-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           50           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      52-62 (+1)   28-38 (0)    51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      24-39 (-10)  71-86 (-4)   33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           10           5
LAL                   2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
FRI NORTH OF GALENA.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 27 TO
37. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 49 TO
59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-061045-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         10           10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49-59 (0)    16-26 (0)    52-62
RH % (24H TREND)      30-45 (-6)   70-85 (-2)   32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       NE 4-8
CWR                   5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY AND TONIGHT...MAINLY SOUTH OF AMBLER.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS 12 TO 22. HIGHS
48 TO 58. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS
47 TO 57. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 46 TO 56. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ227-061045-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
835 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-60 (0)    22-32 (+3)   48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      24-39 (-6)   72-87 (-4)   33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          E 4-8        E 4-8        SW 3-7
CWR                   0            0            5
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33.
HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS
51 TO 61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 23 TO 33. HIGHS 49 TO
59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

NTS MAY 16



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