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
1236 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.

AKZ218-051700-
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-
INCLUDING...ARCTIC VILLAGE...WISEMAN...COLDFOOT...
CHANDALAR D.O.T. CAMP...INIAKUK LAKE
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         30           40           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)      19-29 (0)    45-55 (0)    19-29        48-58
RH % (24H TREND)      76-91 (0)    ABV 40 (0)   72-87        36-49
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       NE 7-11 G19
CWR                   5            10           10           0
LAL                   1            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THU AND THU NIGHT...MAINLY SOUTH OF
ARCTIC VILLAGE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 19 TO 29. HIGHS 48 TO 58. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 45 TO 55. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 47 TO 57. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


$$

AKZ219-051700-
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ALLAKAKET...HUGHES...BETTLES...CARIBOU MOUNTAIN...
GOBBLERS KNOB
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           60           50           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      26-36 (-1)   49-59 (+2)   26-36        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      76-91 (-4)   35-42 (-8)   76-89        35-49
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 3-7       NE 6-10
CWR                   10           20           20           5
LAL                   2            2            2            1

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 50 TO 60. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
24 TO 34. HIGHS 47 TO 57. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 24 TO 34. HIGHS 48 TO
58. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ220-051700-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         60           60           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-37 (-1)   54-64 (+3)   27-37        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-7)   31-42 (-8)   71-86        34-49
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 5-9
CWR                   20           20           10           10
LAL                   2            2            2            2

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

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 50 TO 60.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 48 TO 58. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-051700-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         50           20           10           10
TEMP (24H TREND)      28-37 (-3)   51-61 (+2)   28-38        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      75-90 (-4)   27-42 (-8)   70-85        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      E 3-7        E 3-7        E 3-7
CWR                   20           0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS TONIGHT AND THU...MAINLY NORTH OF THE
TANANA RIVER.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           10           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-34 (+2)   49-59 (+3)   25-35        49-59
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-4)   26-41 (0)    73-88        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      S 6-20 G35   SE 7-20 G35  S 7-20 G35
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONG GUSTY WINDS DEVELOPING THU NEAR PASSES IN THE ALASKA RANGE.
NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS IN THE AFTERNOON THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 47 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY WITH SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS
52 TO 62. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-051700-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           0            0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-37 (0)    52-62 (+1)   32-42        53-63
RH % (24H TREND)      74-88 (-6)   22-37 (-7)   70-83        29-44
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      E 3-7        SE 3-7
CWR                   5            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE HILLS NORTH OF
FAIRBANKS.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-051700-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      27-34 (-5)   51-61 (+2)   34-42        53-61
RH % (24H TREND)      72-85 (-1)   24-33 (-4)   71-81        30-39
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      SE 5-9       SE 4-8       S 6-10 G20
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 39.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 39. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-051700-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           10           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-33 (-1)   49-59 (+3)   24-34        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      74-89 (-5)   20-35 (-3)   72-87        31-46
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      SE 3-7       SE 4-8       SE 4-8
CWR                   5            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF CHICKEN TONIGHT...THU
AND FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 50 TO
60. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-051700-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS      TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP         40           10           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-33 (-1)   49-59 (+3)   24-34        50-60
RH % (24H TREND)      74-89 (-5)   20-35 (-3)   72-87        31-46
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      SE 3-7       SE 4-8       SE 4-8
CWR                   5            0            0            0
LAL                   2            2            1            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS NORTH OF CHICKEN TONIGHT...THU
AND FRI.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS...SNOW SHOWERS
AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 22 TO 32. HIGHS 50 TO
60. WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 21 TO 31. HIGHS 49 TO 59. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 30. HIGHS 51 TO 61. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-051700-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
1236 AM AKDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP         20           10           0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)      25-34 (+2)   49-59 (+3)   25-35        49-59
RH % (24H TREND)      72-87 (-4)   26-41 (0)    73-88        32-47
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      S 6-20 G35   SE 7-20 G35  S 7-20 G35
CWR                   0            0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1            1

REMARKS...STRONG GUSTY WINDS DEVELOPING THU NEAR PASSES IN THE ALASKA RANGE.
NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS IN THE AFTERNOON THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 17 TO 27. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 47 TO 57. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 16 TO 26. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SDB MAY 16


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