573  
FNAK52 PAFC 191942  
FWFALU  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK  
1142 AM AKDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
THIS IS A TEST.  
 
AKZ153-201615-  
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-  
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE  
1142 AM AKDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
ABOVE 1500 FT
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY PCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS SHWRS RAIN RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 80 30 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (+3) 48 (+3) 36 47  
RH % (24H TREND) 97 (+3) 69-77 (-1) 95 68-78  
20FTWND(MPH) SW 9-22 W 0-8 E 1-5 E 4-9  
CWR 80 70  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
BELOW 1500 FT
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS SHWRS RAIN RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 100 100 30 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (+4) 51 (+3) 37 48  
RH % (24H TREND) 95 (+6) 65-74 (-2) 96 66-76  
20FTWND(MPH) S 5-14 G23 W 1-6 LGT/VAR NE 3-9  
CWR 80 100  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ155-201615-  
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-  
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND  
1142 AM AKDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
INLAND AREAS
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS SHWRS NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 50 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (+1) 49 (+2) 40 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (+3) 72 (-8) 90 70  
20FTWND(MPH) SW 17-26 G35 W 1-7 NE 4-12 NE 8-23  
CWR 80 30  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
COASTAL AREAS
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS RAIN NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 90 20 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (-4) 48 (+1) 38 50  
RH % (24H TREND) 86-92 (+4) 66-72 (-6) 86 71  
20FTWND(MPH) SW 19-27 NE 14-15 NE 15-19 G28 NE 20-24  
CWR 80 0  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS  
IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER  
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ162-201615-  
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-  
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT  
1142 AM AKDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
   
INLAND AREAS
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS RAIN RAIN SHWRS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 40 40 80 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (+2) 52 (+2) 43 53  
RH % (24H TREND) 95 (+5) 56-69 (-3) 93 70-77  
20FTWND(MPH) SW 5-11 SW 1-6 E 2-6 E 5-16  
CWR 10 20  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
COASTAL AREAS
 
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE RAIN RAIN SHWRS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 90 90 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 40 (+1) 52 (+2) 45 54  
RH % (24H TREND) 94 (+3) 62-74 (-2) 95 80  
20FTWND(MPH) W 4-15 SE 0-7 E 2-13 G23 E 5-14  
CWR 0 20  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.   
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ163-201615-  
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-  
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE  
1142 AM AKDT TUE SEP 19 2017  
 
TONIGHT WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHWRS SHWRS RAIN RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 80 80 70 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 39 (+1) 54 (+5) 42 51  
RH % (24H TREND) 96 (0) 59-68 (-8) 92 65-73  
20FTWND(MPH) SW 2-7 SW 1-5 LGT/VAR E 3-8  
CWR 10 60  
LAL 1 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN  
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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