Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 241424
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A MOIST PATTERN WILL REMAIN IN PLACE FOR THE SHORT TERM. AN UPPER
LEVEL LOW WILL APPROACH SOUTHCENTRAL TODAY, BEFORE BEING PUSHED
WESTWARD BY A RIDGE BUILDING ACROSS THE GULF OF ALASKA. AS THE
PRESSURE GRADIENT BUILDS BETWEEN THESE TWO FEATURES, LOCAL GUSTS
IN GAPS ARE POSSIBLE, WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS ANTICIPATED MONDAY
AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING.


AKZ101-250500-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          90
TEMP (24H TREND)   59 (-5)      49 (-1)      59
RH % (24H TREND)   68-81 (+9)   99 (+6)      71-86
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 10-25     SE 12-24     SE 18-30
CWR   100 100  90
LAL   1 1  1

REMARKS...STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (-6)      55 (-1)      66
RH % (24H TREND)   65-71 (+17)  94 (+10)     66
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-16       SE 4-16      E 9-24
CWR                100          100          70
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONGEST TURNAGAIN ARM WINDS EXPECTED MONDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-250500-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)   52-58 (-4)   48 (-1)      53-60
RH % (24H TREND)   70-81 (+2)   97 (+4)      62-74
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 8-15      SE 9-16      SE 11-22
CWR                100          100          70
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          80
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (-5)      53 (-1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   63-71 (+8)   85-95 (+9)   53-62
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-13       E 5-14       E 10-20
CWR                100          100          60
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-250500-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   59-67 (-3)   52 (-1)      60-67
RH % (24H TREND)   61-71 (+12)  97 (+9)      60-75
20FTWND(MPH)       W 5-8        W 6-9        E 8-19
CWR                90           90           90
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (-4)      54 (-1)      65
RH % (24H TREND)   69-77 (+20)  97 (+8)      64-82
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-11      SW 6-9       NE 8-14
CWR                60           60           60
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-250500-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   54-64 (-3)   44-50 (-2)   52-62
RH % (24H TREND)   65-79 (+7)   94-100 (+7)  72-95
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 11-15     SE 11-17     E 16-24
CWR                100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   62 (-5)      46-54 (-3)   60
RH % (24H TREND)   67-79 (+14)  93-99 (+7)   79-94
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 9-15      SE 8-16      SE 13-24
CWR                90           100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-250500-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          100
TEMP (24H TREND)   56-62 (-5)   49 (0)       57-63
RH % (24H TREND)   56-72 (+11)  89-96 (+4)   48-65
20FTWND(MPH)       S 8-20       S 13-23      SE 12-22
CWR                100          100          100
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-250500-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   60 (-5)      47 (-1)      62
RH % (24H TREND)   54-74 (+18)  98 (+7)      47-63
20FTWND(MPH)       S 6-10       S 8-13       SE 8-15
CWR                90           80           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          90           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (-8)      52 (-2)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   56-70 (+23)  97 (+8)      47-60
20FTWND(MPH)       S 5-9        E 7-11       E 7-12
CWR                90           80           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-250500-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
624 AM AKDT SUN JUL 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   58-65 (-2)   51 (-1)      56-62
RH % (24H TREND)   63-82 (+18)  100 (+2)     82-92
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 12-15     W 8-13       SE 7-13
CWR                50           40           50
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   64 (-2)      54 (-1)      62
RH % (24H TREND)   65-80 (+18)  98 (+5)      82-90
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 12-21     SW 9-17      E 8-15
CWR                50           40           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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