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Alaska Zone Weather Forecasts
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation
are for today, tonight, and Tuesday.


AKZ101-190115-
Anchorage-
Including the cities of Anchorage, Eagle River, Indian,
and Eklutna
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Areas of freezing fog in the morning, then
patchy freezing fog in the afternoon. Highs in the lower to mid
20s. Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow after midnight.
Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds. Along Turnagain Arm and higher
elevations...variable wind 10 mph becoming southeast 10 to
25 mph after midnight.
.TUESDAY...A chance of snow in the morning, then snow and rain
likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to
1 inch. Highs in the 30s. Southeast wind 15 to 30 mph except
southeast 25 to 40 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Snow likely in the evening, then a slight chance
of snow after midnight. Lows in the 20s. South wind 10 to 15 mph
with gusts to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers.
Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph with
gusts to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the 20s.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 35.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain and
snow. Lows 25 to 35. Highs in the 30s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Anchorage    22     16     37  /   0     20     70


$$

AKZ111-190115-
Matanuska Valley-
Including the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, Sutton, and Chickaloon
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 20s. Light
winds.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow after midnight.
Lows 10 to 15 above. Light winds becoming northeast 15 mph after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of snow in the morning, then snow and
rain in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches.
Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s. East wind 10 to 20 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Snow in the evening, then scattered snow showers
after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 20s. Southeast wind
15 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph with gusts to
20 mph in the morning becoming light.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 5 to 15.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 35.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow and
rain. Lows 25 to 35. Highs in the 30s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Palmer       23     14     38  /   0     20     70
Wasilla      22     13     36  /   0     20     80


$$

AKZ121-190115-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including the cities of Kenai, Soldotna, Homer,
and Cooper Landing
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Patchy freezing fog. Highs in the 20s...
warmest around Kachemak Bay.
Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of snow after midnight. Lows around
15 except in the mid 20s south of Clam Gulch. Light winds except
southeast 15 mph around Kachemak Bay.
.TUESDAY...Snow and rain likely in the morning, then rain and snow
likely in the afternoon. Snow accumulation up to
2 inches. Highs in the lower 30s to lower 40s. Variable wind
10 mph except south 10 to 20 mph around Kachemak Bay.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow in the
evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows in the mid teens
to lower 30s except in the mid 20s to lower 30s south of Clam
Gulch. Southwest wind 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the 30s. South wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 25 to 35.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows in
the 20s.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of rain and snow.
Highs in the 30s. Lows in the 20s.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of rain. Highs in the 30s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow likely. Lows 25 to 35.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the 30s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Kenai        22     17     35  /   0     60     80
Soldotna     21     15     38  /   0     50     70
Homer        29     25     41  /   0     70     80


$$

AKZ125-190115-
Western Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Whittier, Seward, Girdwood,
and Moose Pass
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the 20s...coolest inland.  variable wind
to 10 mph. Near
Seward...north wind 10 to 20 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of snow after midnight.
Lows 15 to 20. Light winds becoming southeast 15 mph after
midnight.
.TUESDAY...Snow. Snow accumulation up to 5 inches. Highs in the
lower 30s inland and in the upper 30s along the coast. Southeast
wind 10 to 25 mph except east 15 to 30 mph through Portage Valley
and Turnagain Arm.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening,
then isolated snow showers after midnight. Lows 15 to 20. West
wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a slight chance of snow showers.
Highs in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Light winds except west 15 mph
near Whittier.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the teens.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Lows 15 to 25. Highs in the 30s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY...Snow and rain. Lows 25 to 35.
Highs in the 30s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Seward       28     21     39  /   0     60     90
Girdwood     19     15     32  /   0     40     80


$$

AKZ131-190115-
Northeast Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Valdez and Thompson Pass
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s except around
15 through the pass. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a
slight chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 15 except
around 5 above through the pass. variable wind to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...snow...heavy at times in the afternoon.
Snow accumulation 6 to 7 inches. Highs in the mid to upper 20s.
Variable wind 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Snow in the evening, then numerous snow showers
after midnight. Lows 10 to 15 above. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the mid 20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 15 to 20.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow. Lows in the mid teens. Highs around 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Snow likely. Lows around 30. Highs
in the mid 30s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Valdez       26     14     29  /   0     20    100


$$

AKZ135-190115-
Southeast Prince William Sound-
Including the city of Cordova
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s. Variable wind 10 mph
except north 15 to 30 mph through the Copper River Delta.
.TONIGHT...Clear in the evening, then mostly cloudy with a slight
chance of snow after midnight. Lows around 20. Light winds except
northeast 10 to 25 mph through the Copper River Delta.
.TUESDAY...Snow likely in the morning, then snow and rain in the
afternoon. Snow accumulation 1 to 5 inches. Highs in the mid 30s.
East wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts to 25 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Rain and snow in the evening, then snow and rain
likely after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Southeast wind
10 to 15 mph with gusts to 25 mph becoming variable after
midnight.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the mid 30s. variable wind to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 20.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 35 to 40.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows
around 30.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain
and snow. Highs around 40. Lows around 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Rain and snow. Lows in the mid 30s.
Highs around 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Cordova      31     21     35  /   0     20    100


$$

AKZ141-190115-
Copper River Basin-
Including the cities of Glennallen, Eureka, McCarthy, Paxson,
and Slana
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

.TODAY...Partly cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the morning.
Highs 5 to 15 above. Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Mostly clear in the evening then becoming mostly
cloudy. Lows 10 below to 5 above...warmest southeast of
Glennallen. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the afternoon.
Highs 10 to 25 above. variable wind to 10 mph. Along the Copper
River...southeast wind 15 mph
increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Numerous snow showers in the evening, then
scattered snow showers after midnight. Lows 10 to 15 above except
zero to 10 above through the passes. variable wind to 10 mph.
Along the Copper River...south wind 10 to
20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
in the 20s except around 20 through the passes. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows zero to 10 below.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 5 to 15.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 5 to 15.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Lows 5 to 15. Highs 25 to 35.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow.
Lows 15 to 25. Highs in the 20s.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Glennallen   10     -8     23  /  20      0     10


$$

AKZ145-190115-
Susitna Valley-
Including the cities of Talkeetna, Willow, and Cantwell
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM TO 9 PM AKST
TUESDAY...

.TODAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 10 to 20 above. Light winds.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows zero to
10 above. Light winds.
.TUESDAY...Snow. Snow accumulation 2 to 10 inches. Highs in the
mid 20s to lower 30s except 10 to 20 above toward the park. Light
winds.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Lows
10 to 25 above. variable wind to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow showers.
Highs in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of snow
showers. Lows 5 to 15.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in
the 20s. Lows in the teens.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs in the 30s.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Cloudy with a chance of snow and rain. Lows
15 to 25.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Talkeetna    18     12     27  /   0     50     90


$$

AKZ171-190115-
Kodiak Island-
Including the city of Kodiak City
957 AM AKST Mon Dec 18 2017

...STRONG WIND TUESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...Increasing clouds. Highs in the mid 30s. West wind
15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow in the evening, then a
chance of rain and snow after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s.
South wind 10 to 25 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy with scattered rain showers in the morning,
then partly sunny with a chance of rain in the afternoon. Highs
around 40. Southwest wind 15 to 30 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of snow in the
evening. Lows in the lower 30s. Southwest wind 15 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 25 to 30.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a chance of rain. Highs 40 to 45.
.THURSDAY NIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY...Rain. Lows around 40. Highs
40 to 45.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain.
Lows 35 to 40. Highs around 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Kodiak City   35     28     40  /   0     30     30


$$


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