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FNAK51 PAFC 241501
FWFAER

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southcentral Alaska
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
An upper level system will bring widespread clouds to much of
Southcentral from west to east. The majority of rainfall will
occur along the Alaska Range, and then the Talkeetna Mountains
by afternoon. However, only a few showers are expected at lower
elevations. Gusty winds through Turnagain Arm and along Cook
Inlet will diminish by afternoon.

AKZ101-250515-
Anchorage-
Including...Anchorage...Eagle River...Indian...Eklutna
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  0            40           60
Temp (24h trend)   57-63 (-11)  51 (-1)      58
RH % (24h trend)   66-74 (+22)  95 (0)       75-82
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-9 G20    lgt/var      lgt/var
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  0            30           50
Temp (24h trend)   69 (-10)     55 (-1)      64
RH % (24h trend)   61-67 (+20)  95 (0)       77
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-10      lgt/var      lgt/var
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs
around 60. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs in
the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs
around 60. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ111-250515-
Matanuska Valley-
Including...Palmer...Wasilla...Sutton...Chickaloon
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  50           50           60
Temp (24h trend)   55-62 (-10)  50 (-2)      53-59
RH % (24h trend)   66-77 (+24)  96 (0)       66-82
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-10      W 1-6        W 2-6
CWR                10           10           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  30           40           50
Temp (24h trend)   70 (-11)     55 (-1)      65
RH % (24h trend)   58-65 (+21)  93 (0)       63-70
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-8       W 2-5        SW 2-5
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs
in the lower 60s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs in
the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs
in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ121-250515-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including...Kenai...Soldotna...Homer...Cooper Landing
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  0            20           60
Temp (24h trend)   64-70 (-7)   53 (+1)      58-64
RH % (24h trend)   51-61 (+11)  95 (0)       69-77
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-12      SW 2-9       W 3-5
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  0            20           30
Temp (24h trend)   66 (-7)      53 (0)       61
RH % (24h trend)   60-72 (+10)  95 (+1)      75-83
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 7-13 G21  SW 5-12      SW 4-8
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows around 50. Highs around
60. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ141-250515-
Copper River Basin-
Including...Glennallen...Eureka...McCarthy...Paxson...Slana
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  50           50           60
Temp (24h trend)   60-70 (-9)   48 (-3)      60-68
RH % (24h trend)   43-62 (+16)  95 (+3)      45-62
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-11      W 2-9        W 3-8
CWR                10           20           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ145-250515-
Susitna Valley-
Including...Talkeetna...Willow...Cantwell
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  80           70           60
Temp (24h trend)   58 (-10)     50 (-2)      52-59
RH % (24h trend)   72-86 (+24)  99 (+3)      63-84
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 6-12      SW 3-10      SW 4-9
CWR                70           40           40
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        rain         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  50           60           60
Temp (24h trend)   61-68 (-10)  54 (0)       65
RH % (24h trend)   59-74 (+20)  98 (+1)      68-78
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-9        S 2-9        S 3-5
CWR                30           20           40
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the lower 60s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the mid 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 10 mph.

$$

AKZ171-250515-
Kodiak Island-
Including...Kodiak City
701 AM AKDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  20           20           70
Temp (24h trend)   57-65 (-1)   50 (0)       54-61
RH % (24h trend)   65-79 (+2)   98 (0)       70-84
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-7        W 2-6 G17    SW 4-8
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Tue

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  0            30           60
Temp (24h trend)   64 (-1)      53 (0)       60
RH % (24h trend)   67-78 (+2)   97 (0)       74-85
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-8 G17   W 1-8 G17    SW 3-7
CWR                0            0            20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows around 50. Highs in the
mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50.
Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows around 50. Highs
in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$


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