Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 190003
FWFALU

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
403 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE ENTERING THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND TONIGHT WILL BRING
RAIN THROUGH THE SOUTHWEST MAINLAND THIS EVENING...BECOMING RAIN AND SNOW
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. GUSTY EASTERLY WINDS WILL ACCOMPANY THIS LOW ALONG THE
ALEUTIAN AND ALASKAN RANGES THOUGH LATE TONIGHT...BUT RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED
TO REMAIN MOIST. THIS SYSTEM THEN BRING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY AND BRISTOL BAY BEGINNING SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUING INTO MONDAY MORNING.


AKZ153-191815-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
403 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   26-33 (0)    33-42 (-2)   20           28-34
RH % (24H TREND)   77-96 (+8)   56-74 (+10)  86-96        61-78
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 12-23     SE 11-18     S 12-17      SE 12-19
CWR                40           60           50           50
LAL                1            2            2            2

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS SUN AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           70           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   36 (-2)      40-48 (-1)   27           35-41
RH % (24H TREND)   72-80 (+15)  50-69 (+6)   74-84        49-68
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 13-22     SE 14-25     S 14-23      S 14-22 G29
CWR                40           60           50           50
LAL                1            2            2            2

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS SUN AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-191815-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
403 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   28-34 (0)    36-43 (+1)   18-26        32-39
RH % (24H TREND)   86-97 (+3)   68-76 (+4)   86-94        63-76
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 12-24     SE 11-24     SW 14-24     S 13-23
CWR                50           60           50           50
LAL                1            2            2            2

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE ALASKA PENINSULA THIS EVENING.
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SNOW/RAIN    SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           80           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   35 (-2)      35-41 (-2)   27           34-41
RH % (24H TREND)   88-96 (0)    62-70 (+6)   85-91        58-73
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 14-20 G31 SW 10-30     SW 14-28     S 16-23 G33
CWR                50           60           50           50
LAL                1            1            2            2

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ163-191815-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
403 PM AKDT SAT APR 18 2015

                   TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           80           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   35 (-1)      45 (-3)      25           39
RH % (24H TREND)   72-83 (+11)  49-69 (+5)   76-85        52-65
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 17-24     SE 19-28     S 12-24      S 8-20
CWR                60           60           50           40
LAL                1            2            2            2

REMARKS...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF WET THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY
MORNING.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY AND SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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