Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 021507
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
707 AM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA TODAY AS
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO SOUTHWEST ALASKA TONIGHT AND INTO FRIDAY.
EXPECT ISOLATED SHOWERS OVER MUCH OF THE AREA WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS
ALONG THE ALASKA/ALEUTIAN RANGE THROUGH TONIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS
ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY EVENING OVER THE NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE MIDDLE
KUSKOKWIM DELTA AND THE WESTERN ALASKA RANGE. THUNDERSTORMS AND WETTING
RAINS ARE NOT EXPECTED THROUGH FRIDAY.

AS THE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE AREA...EXPECT DAYTIME
HIGH TEMPERATURES TO WARM SLIGHTLY WITH MINIMUM RH VALUES DECREASING
INTO THE MID-40S TODAY AND INTO THE LOW 30S ON FRIDAY. RH RECOVERIES
ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN EXCELLENT.

A RETURN TO A WET PATTERN IS EXPECTED ON SATURDAY AS A FRONT WILL
PUSH INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC.


AKZ153-030515-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
707 AM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   62 (+2)      48 (+1)      67
RH % (24H TREND)   46-52 (-17)  77-85 (-12)  36-43
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-9        W 6-11       SW 2-5
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      20           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   66 (+2)      49 (-2)      73
RH % (24H TREND)   45 (-19)     80-89 (-8)   36
20FTWND(MPH)       W 6-9        W 4-8        SW 2-6
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SMOKE. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ155-030515-
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND
707 AM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   67 (+6)      48 (-1)      74
RH % (24H TREND)   46 (-14)     89 (-7)      33
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 9-12      W 9-12       N 2-5
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   54-61 (+1)   47 (+1)      64-70
RH % (24H TREND)   59-70 (-3)   92 (0)       39-51
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 8-13      W 6-11       NE 6-9
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-030515-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
707 AM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      30           30           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   69 (+3)      50 (+2)      68-74
RH % (24H TREND)   39-46 (-10)  81-88 (-11)  34-39
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-10       W 3-10       SE 4-9
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      0            20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   69 (+2)      50 (-1)      67-74
RH % (24H TREND)   41-52 (-9)   88 (-10)     34-43
20FTWND(MPH)       W 4-11       W 5-10       E 5-14
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
AROUND 60. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-030515-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
707 AM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

                   TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      40           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)   69 (+4)      48 (0)       72
RH % (24H TREND)   42 (-14)     78-85 (-12)  35
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 9-11      NW 6-10      LGT/VAR
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
HIGHS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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