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AGAK78 PACR 271925  
HMDACR  
 
HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION  
NWS ALASKA PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER ANCHORAGE AK  
300 PM AKDT TUE SEP 27 2016  
   
..FLOOD POTENTIAL
 
 
 
THE FLOOD POTENTIAL FOR THE REST OF THE STATE IS LOW.  
   
..HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION.
 
 
 
THE LAST AFFECTS OF THE ARCTIC LOW AND THE TROUGH THAT EXTENDS DOWN  
THROUGH THE CENTRAL MAINLAND AND INTO THE GULF WILL OCCUR ON  
TUESDAY. SCATTERED RAIN AND OR SNOW SHOWERS WILL MOVE EAST OVER THE  
EASTERN MAINLAND AS THIS FEATURE EXITS THE STATE. MEANWHILE DOWN AT  
THE BASE OF THIS TROUGH IS AN OPEN WAVE THAT BRUSHES THE PANHANDLE  
WITH SHOWERS OF RAIN INTO WEDNESDAY.  
 
BY WEDNESDAY THE RIDGE THAT FORMS OVER THE WEST QUICKLY PUSHES EAST  
WITH A VIGOROUS TROUGH ENTERING THE STATE OVER THE NORTHWEST. RAIN  
AND SNOW CROSSES MAINLY THE CENTRAL AND NORTHERN MAINLAND THROUGH  
THURSDAY.  
   
..PRECIPITATION
 
 
SELECTED PRECIPITATION TOTALS OVER THE PAST 24 HOURS ENDING AT 4 AM  
TODAY:  
 
LOCATION NAME PE TS 24 HR  
======== ==== == == =====  
ALEA2 ALSEK RIVER AT DRY B PP RG : 1.38  
DCKA2 DAHL CREEK NR KOBUK PC RG : 0.75  
AKNQ2 AIKEN LAKE PP RG : 0.67  
SOUA2 SOULE RIVER NEAR HYD PP RG : 0.65  
SAWA2 SPEEL ARM STATION 4- PC RZ : 0.55  
SNKA2 SNAKE RIVER NEAR NOM PP RZ : 0.52  
HADA2 HAIDA RAWS PP RG : 0.50  
SIKA2 SITKA CRN PP RG : 0.47  
PATG TOGIAK PP RZ : 0.46  
PASI SITKA PP RZ : 0.46  
TNWA2 AK TOK 70 SE PP RG : 0.41  
PAKK KOYUK PP RZ : 0.41  
GTSA2 GUSTUVUS 2NE PP RG : 0.41  
LLKA2 LONG LAKE SNOTEL PC RM : 0.40  
PAKW KLAWOCK PP RZ : 0.38  
PAFM AMBLER PP RZ : 0.38  
ECEA2 EAGLECREST TOP CWOP PP RZ : 0.35  
PAWG WRANGELL PP RZ : 0.34  
PAVC KING COVE PP RZ : 0.34  
SNCA2 MAY CREEK PC R2 : 0.33  
   
..LONG RANGE
 
 
THE 6 TO 10 DAY TEMPERATURE OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF  
ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES OVER THE MAINLAND... ESPECIALLY OVER THE  
WEST AND ALASKA PENINSULA.  
 
THE 6 TO 10 DAY PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED PROBABILITIES OF  
ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION OVER THE Y-K DELTA AND ALASKA PENINSULA.  
 
 
PLEASE REFER TO THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER HOME PAGE FOR FURTHER  
INFORMATION.  
   
................................................................
 
 
THIS TEXT PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED DAILY UNTIL FREEZEUP IN THE FALL. A  
GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE HYDROMET DISCUSSION IS AVAILABLE AT  
HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/APRFC/GRAPHICALHMD  
 

 
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