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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

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

AKZ101-071330-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...STRONG WIND THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND
HIGHER ELEVATIONS...

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. VARIABLE WIND 5 TO 15 MPH...EXCEPT SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH EXCEPT EAST
25 TO 40 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 40. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO
45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    42     52     41     52  /  20     30     30     50


$$

AKZ111-071330-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH...STRONGEST
ALONG THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON...STRONGEST OUT OF THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH...STRONGEST OUT OF THE KNIK
RIVER VALLEY IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO
MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
55 TO 65.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 65.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       41     55     41     56  /  20     30     30     50
WASILLA      41     54     40     55  /  20     30     30     50


$$

AKZ121-071330-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN A
CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WIND 10
TO 25 MPH...STRONGEST ALONG THE INLET AND KACHEMAK BAY.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. NUMEROUS
RAIN SHOWERS SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID
50S...WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM GULCH. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH
BECOMING VARIABLE TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. NUMEROUS RAIN
SHOWERS SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20
MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WIND
10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        41     51     40     50  /  40     40     30     50
SOLDOTNA     41     53     40     52  /  30     40     30     50
HOMER        43     50     42     51  /  50     60     40     70


$$

AKZ125-071330-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM. NORTH WIND TO 10 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
EAST 25 TO 40 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM. NORTH
WIND TO 10 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM. NORTH WIND TO 10 MPH NEAR SEWARD.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST 10 TO 15
MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       41     47     40     48  / 100     90     80     80
GIRDWOOD     41     48     39     50  /  80     90     60     70


$$

AKZ131-071330-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
AFTER MIDNIGHT...MIXED WITH SNOW THROUGH THE TOP OF THE PASS.
LITTLE TO NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN...MIXED WITH SNOW THROUGH THE TOP OF THE PASS IN
THE MORNING. LITTLE TO NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. WINDS THROUGH THE PASS
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S
THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
AROUND 40.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 50 TO 55. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       40     46     39     49  /  70    100     80     80


$$

AKZ135-071330-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH INCREASING
TO 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      43     46     43     48  /  80    100     90    100


$$

AKZ141-071330-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER
30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE MID 40S THROUGH THE PASSES.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. WIND INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 MPH
DURING THE AFTERNOON ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S...COOLEST THROUGH THE PASSES.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE EVENING ALONG
THE COPPER RIVER. WIND DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 55 TO 65.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   37     55     39     58  /   0     30     20     40


$$

AKZ145-071330-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S
TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...RAIN LIKELY WEST OF THE PARKS HIGHWAY. MOSTLY CLOUDY
WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS ELSEWHERE. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID
50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO UPPER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND
40. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
55 TO 65.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    41     55     40     58  /  40     30     30     40


$$

AKZ171-071330-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
405 PM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO
15 MPH. ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT...NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. NORTHWEST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   41     49     41     49  /  70     50     60     90


$$


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