Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
203 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...THERMAL TROUGH REMAINS OVER THE UPPER YUKON FLATS
AND WILL PERSIST INTO FRIDAY. WEAK WEATHER FRONT OVER SOUTHEAST
INTERIOR WILL CONTINUE TO SLIDE SOUTH AND EAST OUT OF THE AREA
THROUGH TONIGHT. UNSTABLE CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST IN THE INTERIOR
WITH THUNDERSTORMS AND SHOWERS DEVELOPING DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN ABOVE 30
PERCENT WITH EXCELLENT OVERNIGHT RECOVERY. A SECOND WEATHER FRONT
OVER THE ARCTIC WILL MOVE TO NORTH OF THE YUKON RIVER THIS EVENING
THEN SLIDE EAST. EXPECT GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS WITH
THUNDERSTORMS...AND THEY MAY PRODUCE SMALL HAIL AND HEAVY
DOWNPOURS.

AKZ218-291615-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
203 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           60           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      39-49 (+4)   56-66 (-1)   37-47        57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      82-97 (-2)   35-50 (+2)   80-95        30-45
20FTWND(MPH)          E 3-7        SW 3-7       NE 4-8       LGT/VAR
CWR                   20           20           10           5
LAL                   2            2            2            1

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 59 TO 69.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ219-291615-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
203 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           10           10           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (+6)   60-70 (0)    43-53        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-5)   32-46 (-5)   72-87        29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      W 3-7        W 4-8        W 3-7
CWR                   5            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...MAINLY EAST OF ALLAKAKET.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 37 TO 47. HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-291615-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
203 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         40           40           40           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      42-52 (+3)   62-72 (0)    40-50        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      82-97 (0)    34-49 (-2)   79-94        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   10           10           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 39 TO 49. HIGHS 63 TO 73.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 50. HIGHS 63 TO 73. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-291615-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
203 PM AKDT TUE JUL 28 2015

                      TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         70           60           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-55 (+5)   61-71 (0)    47-57        62-72
RH % (24H TREND)      83-98 (-2)   39-52 (-4)   77-92        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 3-7
CWR                   20           20           10           5
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-291615-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
203 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           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      45-55 (+3)   61-71 (+2)   46-56        60-70
RH % (24H TREND)      87-99 (0)    ABV 40 (-3)  85-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      W 3-7        LGT/VAR      SW 3-7
CWR                   30           20           20           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 61 TO 71. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 61 TO 71.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 61 TO 71. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-291615-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
203 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         90           60           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      47-55 (0)    62-70 (+1)   49-56        61-70
RH % (24H TREND)      86-98 (0)    ABV 40 (-4)  84-98        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   40           20           20           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 54. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 43 TO 53.
HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-291615-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
203 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           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      41-51 (-1)   59-69 (+2)   42-52        59-69
RH % (24H TREND)      85-99 (0)    38-53 (-5)   84-97        36-51
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   60           40           30           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT...WED AND WED NIGHT...AND
THU. HIGHEST CWR AND CHANCE PRECIP SOUTH OF EAGLE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 60 TO 70. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 37 TO 47.
HIGHS 61 TO 71. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 36 TO 46. HIGHS 62 TO 72. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-291615-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
203 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         70           60           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-54 (+2)   57-67 (0)    45-55        58-68
RH % (24H TREND)      89-99 (-3)   ABV 40 (-4)  86-99        ABV 40
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      W 4-8
CWR                   40           30           20           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 43 TO 53. HIGHS 59 TO 69. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 41 TO 51. HIGHS 59 TO 69. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-291615-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
203 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           60
TEMP (24H TREND)      44-53 (+1)   56-66 (0)    45-55        57-66
RH % (24H TREND)      84-99 (0)    ABV 40 (0)   84-98        39-54
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CWR                   50           40           30           20
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 42 TO 52. HIGHS 57 TO 67. WEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 39 TO 49.
HIGHS 58 TO 68. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 38 TO 48. HIGHS 59 TO 69. LIGHT
WINDS.

$$

SDB JUL 15



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