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FNAK53 PAFG 211235  
FWFAFG  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR INTERIOR ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
   
DISCUSSION
 
LOW PRESSURE CONTINUES TO DOMINATE THE WEATHER  
PATTERN AND WILL CONTINUE TO DO SO THROUGH THE WEEK. DECREASED  
SHOWER ACTIVITY TODAY WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS  
NORTH AND EAST OF FAIRBANKS. INCREASING CHANCE OF SHOWERS TUESDAY  
FOR MUCH OF THE AREA. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL REMAIN HIGH  
WITH MOST AREAS ABOVE 40 PERCENT. WINDS LESS THAN 15 MPH SUSTAINED  
ACROSS THE FORECAST AREA.  
 
AKZ218-220200-  
SOUTHEASTERN BROOKS RANGE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ARCTIC VILLAGE, WISEMAN, COLDFOOT,  
CHANDALAR DOT CAMP, AND INIAKUK LAKE  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 10 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 53-63 (+5) 35-45 (+1) 54-64  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-6) 83-98 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) E 7-11 G21 LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 31 TO 41.  
HIGHS 48 TO 58. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING RAIN AND  
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 27 TO 37. HIGHS 49 TO 59. NORTH  
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND  
LIGHT FREEZING RAIN. LOWS 29 TO 39. HIGHS 49 TO 59. NORTHEAST  
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ219-220200-  
UPPER KOYUKUK VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ALLAKAKET, HUGHES, BETTLES,  
CARIBOU MOUNTAIN, AND GOBBLERS KNOB  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52-62 (+4) 39 (+3) 46-55  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-7) 83-98 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) NW 3-7 LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
CWR 0 0 30  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 40. HIGHS  
44 TO 54. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
33 TO 41. HIGHS 48 TO 58. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
35 TO 44. HIGHS 48 TO 58. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ220-220200-  
YUKON FLATS AND SURROUNDING UPLANDS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FORT YUKON, VENETIE, CENTRAL, CIRCLE,  
STEVENS VILLAGE, BEAVER, CHALKYITSIK, BIRCH CREEK,  
CIRCLE HOT SPRINGS, EAGLE SUMMIT, AND TWELVEMILE SUMMIT  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58-68 (+5) 39-49 (+1) 56-66  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-7) 84-99 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) NE 6-10 G17 LGT/VAR SW 3-7  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45.  
HIGHS 52 TO 62. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 56 TO 66. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
37 TO 46. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ221-220200-  
CENTRAL INTERIOR-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF NENANA, ANDERSON, TANANA, MINTO,  
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS, RAMPART, LAKE MINCHUMINA, AND LIVENGOOD  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 55-65 (+6) 40-48 (+1) 52-62  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-8) 83-98 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) N 4-8 LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
CWR 0 0 20  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 36 TO 45.  
HIGHS 50 TO 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.  
LOWS 38 TO 46. HIGHS 55 TO 65. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
40 TO 47. HIGHS 57 TO 67. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ222-220200-  
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF FAIRBANKS, FORT WAINWRIGHT, EIELSON AFB,  
ESTER, NORTH POLE, MOOSE CREEK, TWO RIVERS, FOX, CHATANIKA,  
CHENA HOT SPRINGS, AND SOURDOUGH CAMP  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 57-67 (+6) 41-48 (+2) 54-61  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-4) 84-99 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) N 4-8 G17 LGT/VAR SW 4-8  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO 45.  
HIGHS 50 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
40 TO 45. HIGHS 55 TO 65. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
41 TO 47. HIGHS 58 TO 68. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ223-220200-  
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SALCHA, DELTA JUNCTION, FORT GREELY,  
HARDING/BIRCH LAKE, DRY CREEK, DOT LAKE, AND HEALY LAKE  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 55-65 (+3) 42-48 (+2) 54-63  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-1) 83-98 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS 52 TO 62. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS 58 TO 67. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
42 TO 47. HIGHS 60 TO 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ224-220200-  
UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE COUNTRY-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF TOK, TANACROSS, EAGLE, TETLIN, NORTHWAY,  
ALCAN, CHICKEN, AND BOUNDARY  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 10 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58-68 (+3) 40-48 (+3) 56-66  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (+1) 84-99 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) E 4-8 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 39 TO 47. HIGHS 53 TO 63. WEST WINDS AROUND  
5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
39 TO 45. HIGHS 57 TO 67. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
38 TO 47. HIGHS 58 TO 68. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ225-220200-  
DENALI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HEALY, DENALI NATIONAL PARK, CARLO CREEK,  
AND KANTISHNA  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 51-61 (+4) 33-43 (0) 50-60  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (-3) 84-99 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) N 6-10 G17 LGT/VAR W 4-8  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS 33 TO 43. HIGHS  
49 TO 59. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS  
38 TO 45. HIGHS 54 TO 64. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 39 TO  
47. HIGHS 56 TO 66. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ226-220200-  
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF MENTASTA LAKE, BLACK RAPIDS,  
DONNELLY DOME, TRIMS DOT CAMP, EAGLE TRAIL, AND MINERAL LAKE  
435 AM AKDT MON AUG 21 2017  
 
TODAY TONIGHT TUE  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 30 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 52-62 (+3) 37-47 (+1) 53-63  
RH % (24H TREND) ABV 40 (+2) 84-99 (0) ABV 40  
20FTWND(MPH) NE 4-8 LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 10 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
WEDNESDAY
 
NUMEROUS SHOWERS. LOWS 34 TO 44. HIGHS 51 TO 61.  
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
THURSDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS  
55 TO 65. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.    
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 37 TO  
46. HIGHS 56 TO 66. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
SDB AUG 17  
 
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