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FNAK52 PAFG 282146
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR WESTERN ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...A BROAD AREA OF LOW PRESSURE PERSISTS OVER MAINLAND
ALASKA WITH THE THERMAL TROUGH OVER THE UPPER YUKON FLATS
EXTENDING WEST TO THE KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS. A WEATHER FRONT
OVER THE ARCTIC IS MOVING TO THE SOUTH SLOPES OF THE EASTERN
BROOKS RANGE THIS EVENING...THEN WILL CONTINUE TO SLIDE EAST. WEAK
RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING UP THE WEST COAST NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN ABOVE 30 PERCENT
THROUGH WEDNESDAY WITH A SLOW DRYING THE REMAINDER OF THE WEAK.

AKZ208-291600-
LOWER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...NOATAK...KIANA...RED DOG MINE
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      33-43 (+1)   54-64 (-1)   36-46        55-65
RH % (24H TREND)      71-86 (-2)   34-49 (-10)  69-84        31-46
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 9-13 G22  NE 6-10 G19  NE 7-11 G18  LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
53 TO 63. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS
53 TO 63. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ209-291600-
BALDWIN PENINSULA AND SELAWIK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...KOTZEBUE...SELAWIK...NOORVIK
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-51 (0)    59-65 (-1)   43-52        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      84-97 (-3)   36-51 (-5)   80-95        33-48
20FTWND(MPH)          W 5-9        NW 3-7       W 4-8        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 47 TO 53. HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 48 TO 53. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ210-291600-
NORTHERN AND INTERIOR SEWARD PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...BUCKLAND...DEERING...CANDLE...COUNCIL...HAYCOCK...
PILGRIM SPRINGS...SERPENTINE HOT SPRINGS...TAYLOR
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-51 (-1)   56-66 (0)    40-50        59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      64-79 (-1)   37-52 (-7)   65-80        34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          N 6-10 G17   NW 4-8       N 4-8        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ212-291600-
EASTERN NORTON SOUND AND NULATO HILLS-
INCLUDING...UNALAKLEET...STEBBINS...ST MICHAEL...ELIM...KOYUK...
SHAKTOOLIK
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-53 (0)    56-66 (0)    45-55        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      79-94 (-2)   39-54 (-12)  82-97        36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 3-7       LGT/VAR      NW 3-7       LGT/VAR
CWR                   5            5            5            0
LAL                   2            1            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...MAINLY OVER THE NULATO
HILLS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 50.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ214-291600-
YUKON DELTA-
INCLUDING...MOUNTAIN VILLAGE...EMMONAK...ALAKANUK...KOTLIK...
PILOT STATION...ST MARYS...SCAMMON BAY...MARSHALL...NUNAM IQUA...
PITKAS POINT
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-49 (0)    55-65 (0)    46-54        58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      90-99 (0)    ABV 40 (-5)  91-99        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          NW 7-11 G18  LGT/VAR      N 3-7        LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 52. HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS 57 TO 67. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 44 TO 50. HIGHS 54 TO 64. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ215-291600-
LOWER YUKON VALLEY-
INCLUDING...RUSSIAN MISSION...GRAYLING...HOLY CROSS...SHAGELUK...
ANVIK...FLAT
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           30           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-53 (+2)   60-70 (+2)   46-56        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      86-99 (-1)   ABV 40 (-12) 85-97        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   5            5            5            5
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ216-291600-
LOWER KOYUKUK AND MIDDLE YUKON VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...GALENA...NULATO...HUSLIA...KALTAG...RUBY...KOYUKUK
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           30           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      43-53 (+5)   62-72 (0)    42-52        63-73
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-4)   32-47 (-6)   70-85        30-45
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   5            5            5            5
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...WED AND WED NIGHT...AND
THU...MAINLY SOUTH OF HUSLIA.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS
63 TO 73. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 60 TO 70.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 58 TO 68. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ217-291600-
UPPER KOBUK AND NOATAK VALLEYS-
INCLUDING...AMBLER...SHUNGNAK...KOBUK
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      34-44 (+4)   58-68 (0)    33-43        58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      71-86 (-3)   32-47 (-8)   72-87        29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          NE 7-11 G20  NE 6-10 G19  NE 7-11 G19  LGT/VAR
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS
58 TO 68. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ227-291600-
UPPER KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...MCGRATH...NIKOLAI...TAKOTNA...FAREWELL LAKE
146 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         80           60           60           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-56 (+2)   59-69 (0)    47-57        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      84-99 (-3)   ABV 40 (-2)  84-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           10           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...WED AND WED NIGHT...AND
THU. HIGHEST CWR AND CHANCE PRECIP EAST OF MCGRATH.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 62 TO 72. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 54. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 60 TO 70. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SDB JUL 15



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