Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 221437
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL MOVE THROUGH SOUTH CENTRAL ALASKA
TODAY AND TONIGHT BRINGING SOME CLOUDS AND SHOWERS. DRY CONDITIONS
WILL BE OVER MOST OF THE AREA ON SATURDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES IN.

AKZ101-230715-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   61 (-4)      48 (-1)      63
RH % (24H TREND)   68-74 (+2)   99 (0)       54-68
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                10           0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   67 (-3)      50 (-1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   57-63 (+2)   98 (+1)      55-61
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                5            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-230715-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   55-61 (-3)   47 (-1)      63
RH % (24H TREND)   62-74 (+1)   94-100 (+1)  57-67
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                10           10           0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   68 (-3)      50 (0)       68
RH % (24H TREND)   52-61 (+2)   91-99 (+1)   51-58
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                5            5            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-230715-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   67 (-3)      48 (-2)      66
RH % (24H TREND)   54-62 (+2)   100 (0)      53-62
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-5        W 3-5        LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   65 (-1)      50 (0)       65
RH % (24H TREND)   61-71 (0)    99 (0)       61-71
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 4-8       SW 6-9       W 1-6
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-230715-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   60-66 (-4)   44 (0)       66
RH % (24H TREND)   32-48 (+2)   88-98 (+2)   35-48
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-7        SW 2-7       S 1-8
CWR                5            5            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-230715-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
637 AM AKDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   53-61 (-3)   46 (0)       54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   45-65 (+6)   99 (+1)      48-66
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-7       SW 2-5       SW 2-5
CWR                10           10           5
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   66 (-4)      48 (0)       67
RH % (24H TREND)   51-61 (+7)   100 (0)      53-61
20FTWND(MPH)       S 3-6        S 3-5        SW 1-5
CWR                10           5            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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