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FNAK51 PAFC 021516
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
THE CURRENT WEATHER PATTERN OF RAIN ALONG THE COAST SCATTERED TO
NUMEROUS SHOWERS INLAND AND ISOLATED AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS
MAINLY OVER THE NORTHERN MOUNTAINS WILL CONTINUED THROUGH MIDWEEK.
TEMPERATURES ARE CONTINUING TO COOL AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE INCREASING.
ADDITIONALLY STRENGTHENING ONSHORE FLOW WILL BRING INCREASINGLY STRONG
SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS THROUGH TERRAIN GAPS SUCH AS TURNAGAIN ARM AND THE
KNIK AND COPPER RIVER VALLEYS EACH AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

AKZ101-030500-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (-10)     41 (-2)      48-54
RH % (24H TREND)   74-83 (+16)  98 (+2)      65-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 6-17      SE 10-19     SE 8-22
CWR                60           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   59 (-9)      47 (-2)      61
RH % (24H TREND)   56-69 (+11)  82-88 (+1)   50-59
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-13 G30   S 5-13 G25   SE 4-17 G35
CWR                60           30           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGER WINDS GUSTING ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-030500-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   48-55 (-9)   41 (-2)      49-55
RH % (24H TREND)   58-76 (+7)   90-97 (0)    52-67
20FTWND(MPH)       S 7-11       SE 9-13      SE 7-16
CWR                40           40           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   59 (-10)     47 (-1)      61
RH % (24H TREND)   54-72 (+13)  79-92 (0)    46-55
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 5-14 G20  SE 5-12      SE 5-17 G25
CWR                40           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGER WINDS ALONG THE KNIK RIVER IN THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENINGS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-030500-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   53-60 (-8)   44 (-3)      51-58
RH % (24H TREND)   52-71 (+13)  85-91 (0)    48-60
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-8        S 4-9        SE 5-12
CWR                50           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           50           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   58 (-6)      46 (-3)      52-58
RH % (24H TREND)   64-74 (+12)  91 (0)       56-67
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-12       S 8-15       E 3-12
CWR                50           20           30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-030500-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   47-57 (-4)   42 (-2)      45-55
RH % (24H TREND)   62-83 (+5)   90-97 (0)    56-82
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 5-12      SE 7-13      E 8-16
CWR                50           40           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   48-54 (-1)   39-45 (-2)   45-52
RH % (24H TREND)   76-90 (0)    99 (0)       70-88
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 5-8       SE 6-9       E 8-13
CWR                70           40           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-030500-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   55-61 (-1)   43 (+2)      55-61
RH % (24H TREND)   39-53 (+1)   78-91 (+2)   35-49
20FTWND(MPH)       S 4-18 G22   S 7-21 G25   S 7-22 G30
CWR                40           40           40
LAL                2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORM MAINLY OVER THE NORTHERN HALF
OF THE COPPER RIVER BASIN.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-030500-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
716 AM AKDT TUE JUN 2 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   50-57 (-4)   42 (+1)      49-55
RH % (24H TREND)   37-56 (+23)  89-97 (+15)  51-69
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-11       S 8-12       S 5-11
CWR                50           50           50
LAL                2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   59 (-11)     46 (+1)      61
RH % (24H TREND)   47-67 (+25)  92 (+5)      50-59
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-10       S 9-13       SE 5-10
CWR                40           50           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$


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