Zone Forecast Product
Issued by NWS

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25
000
FPAK51 PAFC 281400
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND THURSDAY.

AKZ101-290245-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE TEENS...WARMEST
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND THE HILLSIDE. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 5 TO 10
ABOVE...EXCEPT 5 ABOVE TO 5 BELOW IN EAST ANCHORAGE AND EAGLE
RIVER. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
MID TEENS TO MID 20S...WARMEST ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND THE
HILLSIDE. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 10 TO 15 ABOVE.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 20S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5 TO 15.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
LOWS 5 TO 15.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 15 TO 25.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    15      8     20  /   0     20     40


$$

AKZ111-290245-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 10 TO 20 ABOVE. NORTHEAST
WIND 5 TO 10 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 5 ABOVE TO 10 ABOVE...EXCEPT AROUND
10 BELOW NEAR THE BUTTE. NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER TEENS TO LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5 TO 15.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
LOWS 5 TO 15.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       16      2     22  /   0      0     40
WASILLA      14      5     18  /   0     20     30


$$

AKZ121-290245-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT IN THE MID 20S TO
LOWER 30S SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25
MPH...STRONGEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE
EXCEPT 15 TO 20 SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH...STRONGEST ALONG THE INLET.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. NORTH WIND
10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...LIGHT SNOW LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 10 ABOVE EXCEPT
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20
MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO
25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        21      5     21  /   0     20     30
SOLDOTNA     19      2     20  /   0     20     40
HOMER        31     16     31  /  20     40     70


$$

AKZ125-290245-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW FROM MOOSE PASS
SOUTH. PARTLY SUNNY ELSEWHERE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO LOWER
20S INLAND AND IN THE UPPER 20S ALONG THE COAST. VARIABLE WIND 10
MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR WHITTIER WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION AROUND 1 INCH. LOWS 10 TO 15
ABOVE INLAND AND IN THE LOW TO MID 20S ALONG THE COAST. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 20 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SNOW LIKELY. SNOW ACCUMULATION 2 TO 4 INCHES. HIGHS
AROUND 30...EXCEPT IN THE LOW TO MID 20S INLAND. LIGHT WINDS
EXCEPT NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE INLAND AND IN THE MID
20S ALONG THE COAST. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 10 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S...COOLEST INLAND.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
IN THE TEENS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       28     21     31  /  40     70     80
GIRDWOOD     22      9     30  /   0     40     60


$$

AKZ131-290245-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

...STRONG WIND THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH
THOMPSON PASS...

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE PASS. HIGHS
AROUND 15 EXCEPT 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE THROUGH THE PASS. EAST WIND 5
TO 15 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST
WIND 20 TO 35 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND CHILLS TO 35 BELOW THROUGH THE PASS.
.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. AREAS OF BLOWING
SNOW THROUGH THE PASS REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE MILE OR LESS AT
TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 15 EXCEPT AROUND 5 ABOVE THROUGH
THE PASS. EAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 35 TO 45 MPH. WIND CHILLS TO 30
BELOW THROUGH THE PASS.
.THURSDAY...PERIODS OF SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES.
AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE PASS REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO
ONE MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S EXCEPT AROUND 10
ABOVE THROUGH THE PASS. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO
30 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 30 TO 45 MPH
DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW. AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW THROUGH THE PASS. LOWS
AROUND 20 EXCEPT AROUND 10 ABOVE THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND
10 TO 25 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S EXCEPT AROUND 15 THROUGH THE
PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH
THROUGH THE PASS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 10.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.
LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TEENS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 20 TO 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID TEENS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       17     16     24  /   0     70     80


$$

AKZ135-290245-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH
THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.TONIGHT...SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. LOWS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 25
TO 40 MPH THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.THURSDAY...SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 25 TO 40 MPH
THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW...POSSIBLY MIXED WITH RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO
15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 20.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS 25 TO 30. LOWS
AROUND 20.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 30.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 30 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 30. HIGHS 30 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      31     25     35  /  40     80     90


$$

AKZ141-290245-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS 15 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
MIDNIGHT SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LOWS 20 BELOW TO 30
BELOW...EXCEPT 10 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT
WINDS.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO
15 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN LIGHT SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW...EXCEPT ZERO TO
10 ABOVE SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 5 TO
20 ABOVE EXCEPT AROUND 5 ABOVE THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 5 BELOW
TO 15 BELOW. HIGHS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 5 TO 15 ABOVE.
LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 5 TO 15.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN  -14    -27     -2  /   0     30     30


$$

AKZ145-290245-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING SUNNY. HIGHS
10 TO 15 ABOVE EXCEPT 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
NORTH WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH TOWARD THE PARK. WIND
CHILLS TO 30 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 5 ABOVE EXCEPT 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW
TOWARD THE PARK. NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH TOWARD
THE PARK. WIND CHILLS TO 35 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT ZERO TO 5 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. WIND CHILLS TO 35 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK
DURING THE MORNING.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 5 ABOVE EXCEPT 15 BELOW TO 25 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK. NORTH
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. WIND CHILLS TO 30 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 15 EXCEPT ZERO TO 5 BELOW TOWARD THE PARK.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. HIGHS 15 TO 25. LOWS ZERO
TO 10 ABOVE.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 15 TO 25. LOWS
5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 15 TO 25.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    13      3     18  /   0      0     20


$$

AKZ171-290245-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
500 AM AKST WED JAN 28 2015

.TODAY...RAIN...MIXED AT TIMES WITH SNOW. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES...MAINLY INLAND. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND
20 TO 35 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH
ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WIND
15 TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
40.
.SATURDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
AROUND 40. LOWS 35 TO 40.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   39     36     39  / 100     90     80


$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.