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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE LIES FROM OLD CROW YUKON
TO HUSLIA TO MARSHALL AND WILL REMAIN STATIONARY THROUGH THURSDAY
MORNING...THEN REFORM ALONG THE NORTH SLOPES OF THE ALASKA RANGE
AND LIE FROM NORTHWAY TO NENANA TO MCGRATH TO KING SALMON BY
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES NEAR KODIAK
ISLAND. THE TROUGH WILL LIFT NORTH AND EAST ON FRIDAY AND LIE
OVER THE UPPER YUKON VALLEY ON SATURDAY WITH A WEAK TROUGHING
REMAINING OVER THE MIDDLE YUKON VALLEY.

AKZ208-051700-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      20-30 (+3)   42-52 (0)    17-27        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      70-85 (+1)   ABV 40 (0)   70-85        36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      N 3-7        NE 3-7
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 46 TO 56. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS
16 TO 26. HIGHS 37 TO 47. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 18 TO 28.
HIGHS 40 TO 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-051700-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-32 (0)    40-50 (+2)   24-32        43-53
RH % (24H TREND)      83-98 (-6)   ABV 40 (-6)  75-90        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          W 4-8        W 3-7        NW 3-7       NW 3-7
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 23 TO 32. HIGHS 43 TO 53. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 23 TO
30. HIGHS 37 TO 47. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 35.
HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-051700-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           20           10           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      20-30 (-1)   40-50 (0)    23-33        42-52
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-3)   ABV 40 (-8)  78-93        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 4-8       N 4-8        N 6-10       N 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EAST OF BUCKLAND TONIGHT...THU AND
THU NIGHT.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 42 TO 52.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 38 TO 48. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 24 TO 34.
HIGHS 41 TO 51. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-051700-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           40           40           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-39 (-1)   46-56 (+3)   29-38        46-56
RH % (24H TREND)      76-91 (-10)  ABV 40 (-8)  74-89        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          N 3-7        N 3-7        N 5-9        N 5-9
CWR                   10           5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THU AND THU NIGHT...AND
FRI...MAINLY OVER THE NULATO HILLS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO
36. HIGHS 46 TO 56. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SNOW AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 42 TO 52. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 29 TO 38.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.


$$

AKZ214-051700-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         40           30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      29-37 (+1)   49-59 (+2)   29-37        47-57
RH % (24H TREND)      83-98 (-5)   39-54 (-1)   76-91        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          N 6-10       N 5-9        N 7-11 G17   N 6-10
CWR                   5            5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND THU...MAINLY EAST
OF ST MARYS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 36. HIGHS 47 TO 57.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 28 TO 38.
HIGHS 42 TO 52. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 31 TO 39.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-051700-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           40           30           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-40 (-1)   51-61 (+2)   33-40        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      73-88 (-2)   34-49 (-5)   72-87        34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       N 5-9        N 4-8
CWR                   10           5            5            0
LAL                   2            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO
40. HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
50 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS 52 TO
62. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-051700-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           60           60           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      31-41 (-2)   51-61 (+1)   29-39        51-61
RH % (24H TREND)      74-89 (-5)   29-44 (-10)  71-86        33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 4-8       NE 3-7
CWR                   30           20           20           5
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...THU AND THU NIGHT AND FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 25 TO
35. HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 25 TO
35. HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-051700-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         10           0            10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-32 (0)    49-59 (0)    15-25        53-63
RH % (24H TREND)      70-85 (-2)   40-55 (-6)   70-85        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 4-8       NE 4-8
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND THU NIGHT...MAINLY
SOUTH OF AMBLER.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 14 TO
24. HIGHS 53 TO 63. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 17 TO
27. HIGHS 44 TO 54. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
$$

AKZ227-051700-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
1246 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           10           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      22-32 (-2)   51-61 (+3)   22-32        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (0)    26-41 (-6)   72-87        33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      E 3-7        NE 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           0            0            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...MAINLY WEST OF NIKOLAI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 23 TO 33.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 21 TO
31. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 51 TO
61. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SDB MAY 16



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