Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK51 PAFC 060007
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAKENING FRONTAL BOUNDARY ALOFT WILL BRING CLOUDS AND SPOTTY
PRECIPITATION TO THE KENAI PENINSULA THIS EVENING. ON WEDNESDAY A
DISTURBANCE FROM THE PACIFIC WILL MOVE TOWARD THE SOUTHERN
MAINLAND...PICKING UP A LOW LEVEL FRONTAL BOUNDARY IN  THE PROCESS.
RAIN WILL SPREAD ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST AND MOVE MOISTURE/CLOUDS
OVER THE REST OF THE MAINLAND. SURFACE RIDGING OUT AHEAD OF THE FRONT
WILL PRODUCE GAP WINDS ALONG THE NORTH GULF COAST...TURNAGAIN
ARM...KNIK RIVER VALLEY...AND ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.

AKZ101-061830-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            20           40
TEMP (24H TREND)   35 (0)       44-52 (-3)   39           39-45
RH % (24H TREND)   66-84 (0)    46-58 (+13)  79-85        56-69
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 10-20     SE 13-28     SE 16-28     SE 15-35
CWR                0            0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        PCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   38 (0)       57 (0)       41           56
RH % (24H TREND)   69-79 (-1)   34-40 (+2)   71           38-47
20FTWND(MPH)       S 2-16       SE 9-20      SE 10-20     E 8-21
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-061830-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        CLEAR        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)   28-34 (0)    46-54 (-1)   38           41-48
RH % (24H TREND)   69-80 (+2)   40-54 (+12)  69-78        45-59
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      E 2-6        SE 3-10      SE 4-11
CWR                0            0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            20
TEMP (24H TREND)   29-35 (0)    61 (+1)      41           56
RH % (24H TREND)   68-81 (-6)   28-35 (+1)   64           34-40
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-8       S 1-9        SE 3-12      SE 3-12
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-061830-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      0            40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   36 (0)       48-54 (-1)   42           44-52
RH % (24H TREND)   86-94 (+6)   40-57 (+6)   76-82        44-59
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      E 5-9        E 7-10       E 7-13
CWR                0            10           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      30           70           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   40 (+1)      54 (+2)      43           44-52
RH % (24H TREND)   84-96 (+4)   40-67 (+2)   76-84        45-76
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-7        NE 4-11      E 7-13       NE 5-11
CWR                0            30           40           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-061830-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         SNOW/RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      20           40           80           80
TEMP (24H TREND)   29-35 (0)    39-51 (-3)   40           37-46
RH % (24H TREND)   84-97 (+15)  49-72 (+14)  78-95        57-85
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 2-7       E 2-8        E 5-11       E 10-15
CWR                0            0            50           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      40           80           90           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   34-40 (0)    39-47 (-2)   37-43        39-45
RH % (24H TREND)   87-98 (+15)  60-79 (+15)  81-94        69-87
20FTWND(MPH)       E 1-5        E 2-11       E 5-13       E 10-14
CWR                0            40           70           60
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-061830-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP      40           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)   27-34 (0)    51-58 (+1)   35           44-50
RH % (24H TREND)   72-88 (+8)   30-40 (0)    65-78        35-50
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-9       SE 10-15     SE 6-12      S 10-15
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-061830-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
407 PM AKDT TUE MAY 5 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        CLEAR        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            30
TEMP (24H TREND)   33 (0)       47-54 (+1)   31-38        43-49
RH % (24H TREND)   84-95 (+16)  38-56 (+9)   63-76        42-58
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 2-5       NE 2-6       E 3-5        SE 1-7
CWR                0            0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      WED          WED NIGHT    THU

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        NONE         NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      0            0            0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)   35 (0)       59 (+2)      40           57
RH % (24H TREND)   88-96 (+9)   28-37 (+1)   63           32-42
20FTWND(MPH)       SW 3-6       NW 2-6       S 4-9        NE 2-6
CWR                0            0            0            10
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$


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