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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TONIGHT...FRIDAY...FRIDAY NIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

AKZ101-191445-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

...STRONG WIND FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...

.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVIEST OVER WEST ANCHORAGE. AREAS OF FOG ALONG
THE HILLSIDE WITH VISIBILITY REDUCED TO ONE MILE OR LESS AT TIMES. LOWS
IN THE 40S. NORTH WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM
AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. ALONG
TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 30 TO
45 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO
20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    47     53     48     56  /  90     60     70     40



$$

AKZ111-191445-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY...HEAVIEST FROM WASILLA WEST. LOWS IN THE
40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30
MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       46     56     46     56  /  60     60     80     40
WASILLA      45     53     46     56  /  70     60     70     40



$$

AKZ121-191445-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. NORTH TO NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15
MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        47     54     46     57  / 100     80     70     40
SOLDOTNA     46     54     45     57  / 100     80     70     40
HOMER        47     55     47     57  / 100     80     60     30



$$

AKZ125-191445-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

...STRONG WIND FRIDAY EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...

.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES. LOWS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHEAST WIND
15 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING SOUTH IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 15 MPH. THROUGH
PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 30 TO 40 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 50 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH
DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...SOUTHEAST WIND 15
TO 25 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH
WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
40S.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       48     54     48     56  / 100     90     90     50
GIRDWOOD     45     56     47     56  / 100     70     90     60



$$

AKZ131-191445-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...RAIN DEVELOPING DURING THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       46     55     44     52  /  80     70     90     60



$$

AKZ135-191445-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
LOCAL GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS 45 TO 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      51     57     50     55  /  90    100     90     60



$$

AKZ141-191445-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S TO MID 40S EXCEPT IN THE 30S THROUGH THE PASSES.
NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO
UPPER 50S...COOLEST THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS...RAIN DEVELOPING. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG
THE COPPER RIVER.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS
45 TO 55.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   40     55     40     54  /  30     30     30     20



$$

AKZ145-191445-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID
30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    46     55     47     54  /  80     40     70     60



$$

AKZ171-191445-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
724 PM AKDT THU SEP 18 2014

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. LOCAL GUSTS TO 35
MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   47     58     47     57  /  20      0     20     20



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