Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 040008
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
408 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
THE EVENING SHOULD FEATURE THE DRIEST CONDITIONS OF THE WEEKEND AS A
FRONTAL BOUNDARY IS APPROACHING FROM THE SOUTH...WHICH WILL SPREAD RAIN
OVER THE MAINLAND LATE TONIGHT AND THROUGH THE DAY TOMORROW. GUSTY EASTERLY
WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THE FRONT...ESPECIALLY THROUGH GAPS IN THE TERRAIN
OF THE ALASKA PENINSULA/ALEUTIAN RANGE AND KILBUCK MOUNTAINS. WARMER
CONDITIONS ARE IN STORE ON SUNDAY BUT LINGERING MOISTURE FROM THE FRONT
SATURDAY WILL KEEP THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY ELEVATED. ANOTHER FRONT PUSHES
ONTO THE MAINLAND LATE SUNDAY NIGHT.

AKZ153-041830-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
408 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           80           80           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (0)       50-61 (-9)   49           57-70
RH % (24H TREND)   82 (0)       52-65 (+16)  88-98        40-76
20FTWND(MPH)       E 5-11       E 8-26       SE 10-24 G31 SE 9-25
CWR                30           50           30           10
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS WEST OF SLEETMUTE IN THE LATE EVENING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           80           70           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (0)       59-68 (-7)   53           69-77
RH % (24H TREND)   71-83 (-9)   45-57 (+17)  92           35-50
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 3-11 G18  E 4-15       SE 7-18 G31  SE 7-20 G28
CWR                0            40           20           0
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS NEAR ANIAK IN THE EVENING.

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

$$

AKZ155-041830-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
408 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           70           70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+4)      68 (-7)      54           74
RH % (24H TREND)   78-85 (-12)  42 (+10)     86           41-49
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 8-14      E 16-22 G30  E 13-20 G30  E 13-21 G30
CWR                0            40           30           10
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE EVENING NORTHEAST
          OF BETHEL.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            70           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+7)      67 (-2)      55           65
RH % (24H TREND)   89 (-12)     45-58 (+8)   92           54-71
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 9-16      E 10-21 G29  E 16-20 G30  E 20-26 G42
CWR                0            30           40           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-041830-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
408 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLEAR       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            80           80           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+4)      57 (-16)     52           60-67
RH % (24H TREND)   86 (-6)      58-68 (+28)  94           54-74
20FTWND(MPH)       E 9-20 G32   E 18-28 G40  SE 14-25 G40 E 15-30 G40
CWR                0            60           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+7)      60 (-12)     53           61-69
RH % (24H TREND)   82-90 (0)    56-66 (+25)  93           57-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 7-17 G32  E 15-23 G40  SE 15-23 G40 E 19-33 G45
CWR                50           60           30           40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 20 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-041830-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
408 PM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

                   TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      20           80           60           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+7)      57-64 (-12)  52           69-76
RH % (24H TREND)   74-83 (-9)   46-69 (+29)  78-87        35-50
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 5-14 G22  E 9-17 G24   SE 8-16 G25  SE 10-20 G28
CWR                20           60           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$


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