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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

UPDATED ZONES 101 AND 111

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR REST OF TODAY...TONIGHT...AND INDEPENDENCE DAY.

AKZ101-040230-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

...STRONG WINDS SATURDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING ALONG TURNAGAIN
ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON...MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS THIS MORNING WITH INLET
BREEZES 5 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON. OVER SOUTH AND WEST
ANCHORAGE...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH LATE THIS
AFTERNOON. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH
INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID
50S. INLET BREEZES 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
OVER SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE...SOUTHEAST EAST 15 TO 25 MPH
DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 MPH TOWARD MORNING. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM...
SOUTHEAST WIND 25 TO 35 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 60S. VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH OVER SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE IN THE
AFTERNOON. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST
WIND 30 TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH OVER SOUTH AND WEST ANCHORAGE IN THE
EVENING. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST
WIND 30 TO 45 MPH DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. LOWS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    69     54     66  /   0     20     20



$$

AKZ111-040230-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

UPDATED

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
SHOWERS IN THE LATE AFTERNOON...MAINLY ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING
VARIABLE 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. VARIABLE WIND 10
MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH DIMINISHING
TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. LOWS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       73     51     68  /  20     20     20
WASILLA      72     52     66  /  20     20     20



$$

AKZ121-040230-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...AREAS OF FOG THIS MORNING WITH LOCAL VISIBILITIES BELOW
ONE MILE AT TIMES. OTHERWISE...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED
SHOWERS...MAINLY INLAND. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER
70S...WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM GULCH. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON....GUSTS TO 20 MPH
ALONG KACHEMAK BAY.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...MAINLY INLAND. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING NORTHEAST 10
MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS EXCEPT
RAIN LIKELY SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID
60S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
50. NORTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S...
WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM GULCH.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. LOWS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        68     50     63  /   0      0     20
SOLDOTNA     69     49     63  /   0      0     20
HOMER        64     51     60  /   0      0     60



$$

AKZ125-040230-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...AREAS OF LOW CLOUDS AND FOG THIS MORNING...OTHERWISE
PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
60S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. TROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WINDS 25 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 15 MPH
BECOMING NORTH 10 MPH BY MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
MORNING...THEN RAIN DEVELOPING ALONG THE COAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO MID 60S. NORTH TO EAST WINDS 10 TO 25
MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WINDS 25 TO
40 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...
EAST WIND 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. LOWS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       66     53     60  /   0      0     80
GIRDWOOD     69     52     64  /  20     20     40



$$

AKZ131-040230-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS
BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 65 TO 70.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 70.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 55 TO 60. HIGHS 65 TO 70.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       64     51     62  /   0      0     30



$$

AKZ135-040230-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY MORNING FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND
60. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. EAST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 60 TO 65.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 50 TO 55. HIGHS AROUND 60.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      63     51     59  /   0      0     60



$$

AKZ141-040230-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
AROUND 70 EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 60S THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
EVENING ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH. ALONG THE COPPER RIVER...SOUTH WIND
15 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S...COOLEST THROUGH
THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH...STRONGEST ALONG THE COPPER
RIVER.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
60S TO MID 70S...COOLEST THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
HIGHS IN THE 70S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   71     48     72  /  20     20      0



$$

AKZ145-040230-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...AREAS OF LOW CLOUDS WITH LOCAL VISIBILITIES ONE MILE OR
LESS AT TIMES THIS MORNING. OTHERWISE...PARTLY SUNNY WITH
ISOLATED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG THE
TALKEETNA AND NORTHERN VALLEY THIS AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S
TO MID 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS AN
NORTHERN VALLEY IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 70S. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 65 TO 75. LOWS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    72     51     69  /  20     20      0



$$

AKZ171-040230-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
1145 AM AKDT FRI JUL 3 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH INCREASING CLOUDS THIS AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH.
.INDEPENDENCE DAY...RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO
30 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 50S.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60. LOWS 50 TO 55.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 60.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   58     51     59  /   0     80     80



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