Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT...

.DISCUSSION...A THERMAL TROUGH WILL FORM JUST NORTH OF THE ALASKA RANGE
TODAY THAT WILL PERSIST INTO THU. THIS WILL CAUSE WARMING AND DRYING CONDITIONS TODAY.
THIS WILL ALSO CREATE GUSTY WINDS THROUGH ALASKA RANGE PASSES THIS
AFTERNOON CAUSING RED FLAG CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON IN ZONES 223 225 AND 226.

SOUTHERLY CHINOOK WINDS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE ALASKA RANGE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY
WILL CAUSE THE WINDY CONDITIONS TO CONTINUE THROUGH THURSDAY IN THOSE SAME AREAS.


AKZ220-071000-
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-
INCLUDING...FORT YUKON...VENETIE...CENTRAL...CIRCLE...
STEVENS VILLAGE...BEAVER...CHALKYITSIK...BIRCH CREEK...
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS...EAGLE SUMMIT...TWELVEMILE SUMMIT
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (+2)   21-31 (0)    53-63
RH % (24H TREND)      20-32 (-3)   50-65 (-15)  21-36
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 3-7       E 5-9 G18    E 6-10 G18
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 26 TO 36. HIGHS 54 TO 64. EAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40. HIGHS
49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ221-071000-
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-64 (+3)   28-38 (+4)   54-64
RH % (24H TREND)      18-32 (-6)   41-56 (-25)  18-33
20FTWND(MPH)          E 3-7        E 5-9 G17    E 3-7  G17
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 55 TO 65. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 40. HIGHS
50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ222-071000-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      54-64 (+3)   25-35 (+3)   57-67
RH % (24H TREND)      17-29 (-2)   41-56 (-20)  22-33
20FTWND(MPH)          LGT/VAR      SE 4-8 G13   SE 5-9 G17
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 34 TO 44.
HIGHS 51 TO 61. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 33 TO 42. HIGHS
51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

$$

AKZ223-071000-
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-
INCLUDING...SALCHA...DELTA JUNCTION...FORT GREELY...
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE...DRY CREEK...DOT LAKE...HEALY LAKE
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (+3)   28-38 (+2)   56-64
RH % (24H TREND)      20-34 (-3)   38-53 (-32)  20-33
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 3-7 G25   SE 5-9 G25   S 7-11 G35
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...GUSTY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH THU.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS 57 TO 65. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 54 TO 62. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS 52 TO 61. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ224-071000-
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-
INCLUDING...TOK...TANACROSS...EAGLE...TETLIN...NORTHWAY...ALCAN...
CHICKEN...BOUNDARY
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      50-60 (+1)   21-31 (-2)   56-66
RH % (24H TREND)      18-33 (-1)   38-53 (-27)  21-36
20FTWND(MPH)          SW 3-7       E 5-9 G18    S 9-13 G20
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 28 TO 38. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 30 TO 40.
HIGHS 54 TO 64. EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 39. HIGHS 51 TO 61. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ225-071000-
DENALI-
INCLUDING...HEALY...DENALI NATIONAL PARK...CARLO CREEK...
KANTISHNA
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53-63 (+5)   31-39 (+4)   52-62
RH % (24H TREND)      20-34 (-10)  41-56 (-27)  20-32
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 7-15 G25  SE 13 G35    S 20 G40
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 53 TO 63. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41.
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 39. HIGHS 49 TO 59. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

AKZ226-071000-
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...MENTASTA LAKE...BLACK RAPIDS...DONNELLY DOME...
TRIMS CAMP...EAGLE TRAIL...MINERAL LAKE
755 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO MIDNIGHT AKDT
THURSDAY NIGHT...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP         0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52-62 (+4)   27-37 (+1)   53-63
RH % (24H TREND)      20-38 (-5)   42-57 (-25)  20-35
20FTWND(MPH)          SE 7-11 G25  S 14 G29     S 14 G40
CWR                   0            0            0
LAL                   1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 32 TO 42. HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 31 TO 41. HIGHS
50 TO 59. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 31 TO 40. HIGHS 49 TO 57. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MAY 15


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