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FNAK71 PAFC 061421
FWSAER

SPOT FORECAST FOR SUNRISE...DOF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
621 AM AKDT FRI MAY 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2042 AKDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WITH A WEAK UPPER LEVEL LOW OVER THE AREA CREATING INSTABILITY AND
SUFFICIENT MOISTURE IN PLACE...THERE WILL BE A GOOD CHANCE OF
SEEING RAIN SHOWERS DEVELOP BY EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...PERSISTING
WELL INTO THE EVENING. AS THE UPPER LOW SLOWLY TRANSITIONS TO THE
EAST AND AWAY FROM THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY...
EXPECT TO SEE A SLOW DRYING TREND. MINIMUM HUMIDITY VALUES WILL
REMAIN MODERATED BY CLOUDS AND MOISTURE THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH AN
EAST TO NORTHEAST BREEZE BECOMING MORE SOUTHERLY LATER TODAY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS MAINLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 10 MPH
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...CASSELL
REQUESTED BY...MAT-SU DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160505.SUNRI.03/AER



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