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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED 101 125 171

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

AKZ101-280615-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY...EXCEPT PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH WIND
10 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 40 MPH DEVELOPING OVER THE HILLSIDE AND WEST
ANCHORAGE DURING THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO
MID 40S...COLDEST EAST ANCHORAGE. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH
EXCEPT 15 TO 30 MPH OVER WEST ANCHORAGE AND ALONG TURNAGAIN
ARM...LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S.
NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN
ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS. GUSTS TO 35 MPH DURING THE
MORNING...MAINLY OVER WEST ANCHORAGE.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER
40S...COLDEST EAST ANCHORAGE. NORTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    63     44     59  /   0     20      0



$$

AKZ111-280615-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO
LOWER 40S. NORTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. NORTH
WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS
35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       58     38     58  /  20     20      0
WASILLA      59     36     59  /  20     20      0



$$

AKZ121-280615-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...STRONG WIND THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE MORNING NEAR THE
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST BY AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 50 MPH ALONG THE
SOUTH SIDE OF KACHEMAK BAY.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S...WARMEST
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. NORTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 45
MPH...MAINLY ALONG THE INLET AND AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH
EXCEPT NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO MID 40S...
WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN
THE 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 40S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        62     39     62  /   0      0      0
SOLDOTNA     63     36     62  /  10      0      0
HOMER        62     44     59  /   0      0      0



$$

AKZ125-280615-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
AKDT FRIDAY FOR WHITTIER AND SEWARD...

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S TO MID 60S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 20
MPH BY AFTERNOON. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 20 TO
35 MPH.
.TONIGHT...BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND PORTAGE VALLEY. LOWS AROUND 40
INLAND AND IN THE UPPER 40S ALONG THE COAST. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 65
MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST
WIND 5 TO 20 MPH. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 35 TO 50 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 60 MPH THROUGH THE MORNING. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 35
TO
50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH THROUGH THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S INLAND
AND IN THE MID 40S ALONG THE COAST. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH. NEAR
SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH EXCEPT NORTH 10 TO 25 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       65     47     64  /  20      0      0
GIRDWOOD     61     42     59  /  40     30      0



$$

AKZ131-280615-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...HIGH WIND WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
AKDT FRIDAY...

.TODAY...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S EXCEPT AROUND 50
THROUGH THE PASS. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50 EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S THROUGH THE PASS.
NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 60 MPH.
THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WINDS 40 TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70
MPH DEVELOPING BY LATE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER
40S THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 35 TO 50 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
60 MPH THROUGH THE MORNING. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WINDS 40
TO 55 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 70 MPH THROUGH THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER 30S THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH EXCEPT 25
TO 40 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE MID
40S THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE MORNING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 40.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. LOWS AROUND 40.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
LOWS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       58     51     64  /  80      0      0



$$

AKZ135-280615-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

...STRONG WIND THIS EVENING THROUGH FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA...

.TODAY...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH
EXCEPT NORTH 30 TO 45 MPH THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WIND 15 TO
25 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 30 TO 45 MPH THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH THROUGH THE
COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WIND 5 TO
20 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 40.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LOWS AROUND 40.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
LOWS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 50 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      61     49     64  /  80      0      0



$$

AKZ141-280615-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER
50S THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH BECOMING WEST 10
TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN
PARTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHWEST WIND 10
TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 40S
THROUGH THE PASSES. NORTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
NORTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S
EXCEPT IN THE MID 40S THROUGH THE PASSES. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.SUNDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   58     34     54  / 100     20      0



$$

AKZ145-280615-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S TO
AROUND 60. SOUTH WIND 5 TO 20 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLEAR AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S
TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH IN
THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S EXCEPT IN THE 40S
TOWARD THE PARK. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35
MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S
TOWARD THE PARK. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    59     38     58  /  50     20      0



$$

AKZ171-280615-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
1149 AM AKDT THU AUG 27 2015

UPDATED

...STRONG WIND THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 55 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WIND
20 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 60S. NORTHWEST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH. GUSTS TO 45 MPH IN THE MORNING.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
50. HIGHS AROUND 60.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS AROUND 60. LOWS AROUND 50.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   66     49     64  /   0      0      0



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