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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
NWS ALASKA PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER ANCHORAGE AK
300 PM AKDT THU SEP 29 2016

...FLOOD POTENTIAL...

THE FLOOD POTENTIAL IS LOW FOR THE ENTIRE STATE.

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION....

A RIDGE IS LOCATED OVER THE MAINLAND TODAY... THIS RIDGE WILL
SUPPRESS MOST PRECIPITATION OVER THE STATE TODAY AND FRIDAY.  RAIN
ASSOCIATED WITH A FRONT FROM A SHORTWAVE LOW IN THE BERING WILL
BEGIN TO MOVE ONSHORE OVER THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND LATE FRIDAY
NIGHT/EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

...PRECIPITATION...

SELECTED PRECIPITATION TOTALS OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS ENDING AT 4 AM
TODAY:

LOCATION NAME                 PE TS   24 HR
======== ====                 == ==   =====
DCKA2    DAHL CREEK NR KOBUK  PC RG :  1.14
HOGA2    HOGATZA RIVER RAWS   PC RG :  0.55
SRWA2    SALMON RIVER RAWS    PC RG :  0.54
KUGA2    KUGURUROK RAWS       PC RG :  0.54
TAHA2    TAHINICHOK           PC RG :  0.50
LCRA2    LITTLE CHENA RIDGE   PC R2 :  0.50
NRUA2    NORUTAK LAKE RAWS    PC RG :  0.47
MNCA2    MONUMENT CREEK       PC R2 :  0.47
CLEA2    CLEAR CREEK          PC RG :  0.43
WICA2    WICKERSHAM DOME      PC RG :  0.42
AGLA2    ANGEL CREEK RAWS     PC RG :  0.42
KAVA2    KAVET CREEK RAWS     PC RG :  0.39
STUA2    STUART CREEK RAWS    PC RG :  0.38
RDMA2    AK RED DOG MINE 3    PC R2 :  0.37
PAKV     KALTAG               PP RZ :  0.33
UCHA2    CHENA RIVER          PC RG :  0.32
UNCA2    UPPER NOME CREEK     PC R2 :  0.31
UCEA2    UPPER CHENA DOME     PC R2 :  0.31
TRSA2    TWO RIVERS           PC RG :  0.30
PABT     BETTLES              PP RZ :  0.29
MDTA2    MANLEY HOT SPRINGS   PC RG :  0.28
CRHA2    CHENA RIVER          PC RG :  0.28
CPKA2    POKER CREEK RAWS     PC RG :  0.27
ASIA2    ASIK                 PC RG :  0.27

...LONG RANGE...

THE 6 TO 10 DAY TEMPERATURE OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES OVER THE ENTIRE STATE.

THE 6 TO 10 DAY PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF
ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION OVER THE SEWARD PENINSULA... THE
SOUTHWEST MAINLAND... THE AKPEN... KODIAK ISLAND... AND MUCH OF
SOUTHCENTRAL ALASKA.  THERE ARE INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF BELOW
NORMAL PRECIPITATION OVER MOST OF THE REST OF THE MAINLAND
AND OVER SOUTHEAST ALASKA.

PLEASE REFER TO THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER HOME PAGE FOR FURTHER
INFORMATION.

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THIS TEXT PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED DAILY UNTIL FREEZEUP IN THE FALL. A
GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE HYDROMET DISCUSSION IS AVAILABLE AT
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/APRFC/GRAPHICALHMD

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ACL



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