Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Interior Alaska
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...Gap winds through Alaska Range passes will persist
through the rest of the week with marginal red flag conditions
expected at times with min RH values falling into the upper 20s
to lower 30s in these areas. South winds through Alaska Range
passes will gust to around 50 mph this evening and overnight then
diminish to around 35 mph on Wednesday.

Thermal troughing looks to redevelop for the Interior tomorrow
with isolated afternoon/evening thunderstorms for the central and
northern Interior, generally north of the Yukon River, with the
threat of convection shifting north into the Brooks Range for
Wednesday.

Dry weather will persist for the Yukon Flats and southeastern
Brooks Range with min RH values mainly from 25 to 35 percent
through this week.

AKZ218-281715-
Southeastern Brooks Range-
Including the cities of Arctic Village, Wiseman, Coldfoot,
Chandalar DOT Camp, and Iniakuk Lake
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms        None
Chance precip (%)     20           30           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      46-56 (-2)   67-77 (-3)   45-55        67-77
RH % (24h trend)      76-91 (+8)   24-39 (0)    75-90        22-37
20ftWnd(mph)          SE 3-7       S 6-10 G21   S 5-9        SE 5-9
CWR                   10           10           10           0
LAL                   2            2            2            1

Remarks...Isolated afternoon and evening through Wednesday.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows 48 to 58. Highs
69 to 79. East winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 67 to 77. East winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 65 to 75. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ219-281715-
Upper Koyukuk Valley-
Including the cities of Allakaket, Hughes, Bettles,
Caribou Mountain, and Gobblers Knob
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      47-56 (0)    63-73 (-4)   47-54        67-77
RH % (24h trend)      77-92 (+4)   28-43 (+8)   76-91        25-40
20ftWnd(mph)          SE 6-10      S 3-7        S 3-7        E 4-8
CWR                   10           10           0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms this afternoon and evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers and thunderstorms.
Lows 48 to 58. Highs 68 to 78. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 48 to 56. Highs 67 to 77. West winds around
5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 55. Highs 64 to 74. Northwest winds
around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ220-281715-
Yukon Flats and Surrounding Uplands-
Including the cities of Fort Yukon, Venetie, Central, Circle,
Stevens Village, Beaver, Chalkyitsik, Birch Creek,
Circle Hot Springs, Eagle Summit, and Twelvemile Summit
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        Showers      None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           10           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      46-56 (+4)   67-77 (-1)   45-55        72-82
RH % (24h trend)      77-92 (-3)   25-40 (0)    73-88        22-37
20ftWnd(mph)          Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      SE 3-7
CWR                   10           10           0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms mainly south of Fort Yukon this
afternoon and evening then north of Fort Yukon Wednesday afternoon
and evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Lows
44 to 54. Highs 72 to 82. East winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows 50 to 59. Highs 69 to 79. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 44 to 54. Highs 69 to 79. West
winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ221-281715-
Central Interior-
Including the cities of Nenana, Anderson, Tanana, Minto,
Manley Hot Springs, Rampart, Lake Minchumina, and Livengood
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     10           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      46-55 (0)    67-77 (-1)   48-55        68-78
RH % (24h trend)      78-93 (+5)   26-41 (0)    76-91        25-40
20ftWnd(mph)          SE 4-8       SE 3-7       Lgt/Var      SE 3-7
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms this afternoon and evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 68 to 78. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 68 to 78. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows 45 to
55. Highs 66 to 76. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ222-281715-
Middle Tanana Valley-
Including the cities of Fairbanks, Fort Wainwright, Eielson AFB,
Ester, North Pole, Moose Creek, Two Rivers, Fox, Chatanika,
Chena Hot Springs, and Sourdough Camp
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     10           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      47-55 (+3)   67-77 (-1)   45-54        70-80
RH % (24h trend)      74-89 (+1)   25-40 (0)    73-88        23-38
20ftWnd(mph)          SE 3-7       S 3-7        Lgt/Var      SE 3-7
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

Remarks...Isolated thunderstorms over the hills north of Fairbanks
this afternoon and evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 49 to 59. Highs 69 to 79. West
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 67 to 77. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 46 to 56. Highs 66 to 76. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

AKZ223-281715-
Deltana and Tanana Flats-
Including the cities of Salcha, Delta Junction, Fort Greely,
Harding/Birch Lake, Dry Creek, Dot Lake, and Healy Lake
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           None         None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      47-55 (+4)   66-76 (0)    45-53        69-79
RH % (24h trend)      68-83 (-8)   21-36 (-4)   67-82        25-39
20ftWnd(mph)          S 5-12 G25   SE 5-10 G25  SE 3-7       Lgt/Var
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...Gusty winds from Delta Junction south this afternoon
through Wednesday.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 47 to 57. Highs 67 to 77. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Lows 48 to 54. Highs 66 to 76. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 45 to
55. Highs 64 to 74. West winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ224-281715-
Upper Tanana Valley and the Fortymile Country-
Including the cities of Tok, Tanacross, Eagle, Tetlin, Northway,
Alcan, Chicken, and Boundary
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Tstms        None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      42-52 (+3)   66-76 (0)    43-53        69-79
RH % (24h trend)      77-92 (-7)   23-38 (-2)   76-91        24-39
20ftWnd(mph)          S 4-8 G21    S 4-8 G18    Lgt/Var      SE 3-7
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   3            1            1            1

Remarks...Widely scattered thunderstorms from Chicken north this
afternoon and evening. Isolated thunderstorms south to near Tok
this afternoon and evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows 44 to 54.
Highs 67 to 77. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows 45 to 55. Highs 66 to 76. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with chance of showers and slight chance of
thunderstorms. Lows 43 to 53. Highs 66 to 76. West winds around
5 mph.

$$

AKZ225-281715-
Denali-
Including the cities of Healy, Denali National Park, Carlo Creek,
and Kantishna
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      37-47 (+1)   66-76 (+1)   37-47        66-76
RH % (24h trend)      81-96 (+1)   27-42 (-5)   78-93        29-44
20ftWnd(mph)          S 15-30 G50  SW 15-20 G35 SW 6-12 G25  E 4-8 G17
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...Winds gusting to 50 mph in passes this evening and overnight
then decreasing to 35 mph on Wednesday.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows 44 to 54.
Highs 65 to 75. South winds around 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy. Lows 40 to 50. Highs 64 to 74. Southwest
winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Lows 40 to
50. Highs 61 to 71. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ226-281715-
Eastern Alaska Range-
Including the cities of Mentasta Lake, Black Rapids,
Donnelly Dome, Trims DOT Camp, Eagle Trail, and Mineral Lake
312 PM AKDT Tue Jun 27 2017

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 6 AM AKDT
WEDNESDAY...

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           Showers      None         None         None
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      36-46 (0)    66-76 (0)    39-49        65-75
RH % (24h trend)      78-93 (-5)   23-38 (-7)   76-91        28-43
20ftWnd(mph)          S 20-35 G50  S 15-25 G35  S 10-20 G25  SE 3-7
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

Remarks...Winds gusting to 50 mph in passes this evening and overnight
then decreasing to 35 mph on Wednesday.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with isolated showers. Lows 39 to 49.
Highs 65 to 75. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows
42 to 52. Highs 63 to 73. West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Lows 40 to
50. Highs 60 to 70. West winds around 5 mph.

$$


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