552  
FNAK79 PAFG 211746  
FWSAFG  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR YTA MOOSE CREEK RX...BLM-AFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
946 AM AKDT SUN MAY 21 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 AKDT ON MAY 21.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
LOW PRESSURE TO THE SOUTH OF THE BURN AREA WILL  
PRODUCE LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS THIS AFTERNOON AND LIGHT EAST  
WINDS TOMORROW. WINDS WILL COME OUT OF THE SOUTHWEST TOMORROW  
AS THE LOW SHIFTS NORTH. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL BE ON THE  
INCREASE TODAY, TONIGHT AND MONDAY THOUGH CHANCES OF WETTING  
RAIN WILL REMAIN NEAR ZERO. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE  
NEAR 30 TODAY AND IN THE UPPER 30S ON MONDAY.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 3 TO  
7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......EAST 4 TO 8 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FT AGL IN  
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 8 MPH.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 2 TO 6 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL IN  
THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 9 MPH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS.  
CWR.................10 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FT AGL IN  
THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
 

 
FORECASTER...AYCOCK  
REQUESTED BY...CHRISTOPHER FRIAR  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1709712.3/AFG  
 
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