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FNAK51 PAFC 181506
FWFAER

Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southcentral Alaska
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.DISCUSSION...Overall, fire weather concerns will be low heading
into the weekend with a cooler and wetter pattern in store. There
will be a threat for some wet thunderstorms with an easterly
wave moving from the Wrangells along the AK Range and into the
Talkeetna Mountains later today. A slight chance of thunderstorms
will develop again on Sat afternoon for far eastern AK. Gusty
southeast gap winds are expected to develop each afternoon through
the Copper and Knik River Valleys.


AKZ101-190415-
Anchorage-
Including...Anchorage...Eagle River...Indian...Eklutna
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  0            30           50
Temp (24h trend)   65 (+3)      46 (+1)      63
RH % (24h trend)   36-45 (-12)  85 (+1)      48-55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 1-7        SE 2-15      SE 3-21
CWR                0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...The strongest SE winds will be along Turnagain Arm.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        none         shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  0            30           50
Temp (24h trend)   71 (+4)      51 (+2)      70
RH % (24h trend)   27-40 (-10)  81-88 (+2)   41-50
20FTWND(MPH)       W 1-10       S 1-11       SE 0-13
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...The strongest SE winds will be along Turnagain Arm.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper
40s. Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ111-190415-
Matanuska Valley-
Including...Palmer...Wasilla...Sutton...Chickaloon
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        tstms        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  40           50           70
Temp (24h trend)   59-67 (+4)   46 (+2)      56-65
RH % (24h trend)   38-50 (-9)   84-90 (+2)   50-63
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-6       SW 2-6       S 0-10
CWR                0            30           50
LAL                1            2            1

Remarks...None.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        tstms        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  20           40           60
Temp (24h trend)   73 (+4)      50 (+3)      71
RH % (24h trend)   33-40 (-5)   84-92 (+1)   43-50
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 1-8       SW 2-9       S 0-9
CWR                0            10           20
LAL                1            2            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Rain likely. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in
the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ121-190415-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including...Kenai...Soldotna...Homer...Cooper Landing
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  30           30           40
Temp (24h trend)   61-71 (+3)   46 (0)       60-69
RH % (24h trend)   36-49 (+3)   83-90 (+1)   42-51
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-12       SE 1-11      SE 2-12
CWR                0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        MCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  20           30           40
Temp (24h trend)   60-69 (+4)   48 (0)       59-67
RH % (24h trend)   36-55 (0)    88-94 (+4)   50-58
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-10       SE 2-8       E 1-9
CWR                0            10           10
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the upper 50s. Northeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ125-190415-
Western Prince William Sound-
Including...Whittier...Seward...Girdwood...Moose Pass
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        MCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  40           50           50
Temp (24h trend)   52-63 (+1)   44 (+1)      51-62
RH % (24h trend)   41-58 (+4)   88-95 (+5)   52-73
20FTWND(MPH)       E 4-12       E 5-13       E 7-15
CWR                0            20           20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        rain         rain
Chance precip (%)  70           70           60
Temp (24h trend)   51-59 (0)    42-48 (0)    51-57
RH % (24h trend)   51-71 (+5)   96 (+8)      72-82
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 1-11      E 2-13       E 2-12
CWR                20           40           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
50s. East winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in
the lower 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ141-190415-
Copper River Basin-
Including...Glennallen...Eureka...McCarthy...Paxson...Slana
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Above 2500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)  60           60           50
Temp (24h trend)   48-66 (+2)   37-44 (+2)   46-64
RH % (24h trend)   31-51 (-2)   85-94 (+10)  44-63
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 1-5       SW 1-7       SW 2-10
CWR                30           30           20
LAL                2            2            2

Remarks...Isolated wet thunderstorms Fri and Sat
afternoon/evening.

.Below 2500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  30           30           40
Temp (24h trend)   73 (+3)      48 (+3)      72
RH % (24h trend)   33 (0)       76-92 (+7)   36-45
20FTWND(MPH)       S 1-7        S 2-7        S 3-15 G24
CWR                20           20           10
LAL                2            2            1

Remarks...Isolated wet thunderstorms this afternoon/evening.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ145-190415-
Susitna Valley-
Including...Talkeetna...Willow...Cantwell
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Above 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        MCldy        Cloudy
Precip type        tstms        tstms        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  40           40           60
Temp (24h trend)   61-68 (+7)   47 (+4)      57-64
RH % (24h trend)   30-42 (-12)  83-89 (+2)   51-64
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 1-5       SW 1-8       SW 2-8
CWR                20           40           40
LAL                2            2            1

Remarks...Isolated wet thunderstorms this afternoon/evening.

.Below 1500 ft...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        PCldy        Cloudy       Cloudy
Precip type        shwrs        shwrs        shwrs
Chance precip (%)  20           30           50
Temp (24h trend)   73 (+6)      50 (+4)      70
RH % (24h trend)   30-36 (-6)   82-89 (0)    45-56
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 0-6       S 4-9        SE 1-7
CWR                0            30           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated showers. Lows in the upper 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs
in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the lower 60s. South winds around 5 mph.

$$

AKZ171-190415-
Kodiak Island-
Including...Kodiak City
706 AM AKDT Fri Jun 18 2021

.Inland Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs
Chance precip (%)  80           60           50
Temp (24h trend)   46-55 (+1)   45 (0)       46-55
RH % (24h trend)   71-89 (+10)  97 (0)       68-86
20FTWND(MPH)       E 8-14       E 7-13       E 8-14
CWR                50           20           30
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.Coastal Areas...
                   Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud cover        Cloudy       Cloudy       MCldy
Precip type        rain         rain         shwrs
Chance precip (%)  80           70           50
Temp (24h trend)   55 (+1)      47 (0)       55
RH % (24h trend)   73-89 (+9)   97 (0)       68-88
20FTWND(MPH)       E 7-14       E 7-13 G21   E 9-15
CWR                40           30           20
LAL                1            1            1

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...Cloudy, rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower
50s. Northeast winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Cloudy. Chance of rain. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 50s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.

$$


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