Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FNAK52 PAFC 050008
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
408 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.DISCUSSION...AFTERNOON CONVECTION IS FIRING ALONG THE HIGHER
TERRAIN OF THE ALEUTIAN AND ALASKA RANGES THIS AFTERNOON. KEPT
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AS A POSSIBILITY THROUGH THE EARLY...
THOUGH CERTAINLY THE BEST CHANCE WOULD BE ON THE HIGHER SLOPES
OF THE AK RANGE. A DECAYING FRONT WILL BARELY STRAFE THE COAST
TUESDAY. WHILE NOT MUCH PRECIPITATION WILL MAKE IT INLAND...
EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AND CLOUDS WILL INCREASE AHEAD OF IT
AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL ALSO BE ON THE RISE. THE FRONT
WILL FALL APART OVER THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY KEEPING THE AREA
MODESTLY MOIST.


AKZ153-051630-
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE
408 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            40           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   37 (+2)      42-51 (-1)   37           44-53
RH % (24H TREND)   76-92 (0)    47-59 (+2)   77-96        44-67
20FTWND(MPH)       E 3-8        SE 5-12      SE 5-11      E 5-14
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      NONE         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      50           0            0            40
TEMP (24H TREND)   35 (+3)      58 (0)       38           54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   78-90 (0)    44 (-1)      78-91        39-47
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 2-6       SE 3-9       SE 4-9       SE 1-10
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ162-051630-
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT
408 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           60           50           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   36 (+2)      46-52 (0)    37           47-54
RH % (24H TREND)   90-96 (0)    51-68 (+7)   90-97        51-70
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 6-11      E 7-16       E 7-16       E 9-18 G26
CWR                30           0            0            40
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           60           70
TEMP (24H TREND)   37 (+3)      45-52 (0)    38           53
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (0)       55-71 (+3)   95           56-72
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 8-17 G26  E 8-19       E 5-13       E 6-14
CWR                70           40           20           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

AKZ163-051630-
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE
408 PM AKDT MON MAY 4 2015

                   TONIGHT      TUE          TUE NIGHT    WED

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           20           30           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   34 (+2)      53 (-1)      38           58
RH % (24H TREND)   81-89 (-11)  39-50 (+6)   80-91        39-50
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 4-9       SE 4-13      SE 5-12      E 4-10
CWR                0            0            0            0
LAL                2            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$



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