Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 241550
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND THROUGH THE
WEEK. A SERIES OF WEAK DISTURBANCES PASSING THROUGH THE UPPER LEVEL
FLOW WILL BRING RAIN SHOWERS TO THE KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND LOWER
KUSKOKWIM VALLEY TODAY AND WEDNESDAY BUT WILL TAPER OFF  BY THURSDAY
MORNING AS THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE STRENGTHENS. TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN
TO WARM TO NEAR NORMAL TEMPERATURES BY THURSDAY AS SKIES BEGIN TO
CLEAR...LOW LEVEL TEMPERATURES WARM AND OFFSHORE FLOW DEVELOPS. THE
OFFSHORE FLOW WILL HELP DRY OUT THE SURFACE LAYER THUS LOWERING
AFTERNOON RH VALUES ON THURSDAY.

AKZ153-250800-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            60           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (+4)      39 (+2)      49
RH % (24H TREND)   51-69 (-5)   91-97 (+5)   65-79
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-11      W 8-11       W 5-11
CWR                0            10           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            60           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+4)      41 (+3)      52
RH % (24H TREND)   48-57 (-3)   95 (+5)      63-75
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-10      W 7-11       SW 4-10
CWR                0            10           40
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-250800-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      30           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   48 (0)       41 (+2)      49
RH % (24H TREND)   74 (-1)      95 (+1)      74
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 12-16     SW 12-14     SW 10-13
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   47 (-1)      42 (0)       48
RH % (24H TREND)   79 (+8)      95 (+4)      70-77
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 14-19     S 13-17      SW 12-17
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-250800-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+5)      41 (+2)      53
RH % (24H TREND)   50-62 (-8)   95 (+2)      58-68
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 5-12      SW 8-15      W 5-12
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (+3)      41 (0)       53
RH % (24H TREND)   58-71 (-5)   96 (+2)      61-70
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 8-15      W 8-16       W 8-14
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-250800-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
750 AM AKDT TUE MAY 24 2016

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            30           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (+6)      42 (+5)      53
RH % (24H TREND)   42-53 (-3)   86-94 (+4)   59-70
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-8        SW 6-12      W 4-7
CWR                0            0            30
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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