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FNAK79 PAFG 261829  
FWSAFG  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR USSA DISTANCE NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS DAY #3...LOCAL GOVERNMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
1029 AM AKDT SUN MAR 26 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1100 AKDT ON MARCH 27.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
PATTERN CHANGE: THE RECENT STRETCH OF MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND DRY WEATHER  
WILL GIVE WAY TO A SERIES OF WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS MOVING NORTH FROM  
THE GULF OF ALASKA THROUGH THIS WEEK. THERE REMAINS SOME UNCERTAINTY ON  
THE TIMING OF THE WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS AND ATTENDING LIGHT SNOW,  
THROUGH THE WEEK HOWEVER, ONLY LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS FROM TRACE TO  
LESS THAN ONE INCH ARE EXPECTED WITH ANY OF THE WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEMS.  
A GRADUAL WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES WARMING FROM  
AROUND 25 ON MONDAY TO AROUND 35 ON FRIDAY.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY  
(65-75 PERCENT) IN THE AFTERNOON. FLURRIES DEVELOPING  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.  
WIND CHILL..........5.  
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.0 INCHES.  
CEILING (KFT).......10 KFT.  
VISIBILITY..........UNRESTRICTED DROPPING TO 10SM IN THE AFTERNOON.  
   
MONDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). FLURRIES.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 10 ABOVE.  
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.  
WIND CHILL..........-5.  
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01 INCHES.  
SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.2 INCHES.  
CEILING (KFT).......5 KFT.  
VISIBILITY..........6SM.  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED SNOW  
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.  
WIND CHILL..........10.  
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.01 INCHES.  
SNOWFALL AMOUNT.....0.2 INCHES.  
CEILING (KFT).......3 KFT.  
VISIBILITY..........5SM.  
 

 
FORECASTER...COX  
REQUESTED BY...BAIRD STIEFEL  
TYPE OF REQUEST...OTHER  
.TAG 1705154.0/AFG  
 
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