865  
FNAK52 PAFC 181510  
FWFALU  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHWEST ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK  
710 AM AKDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A STRONG UPPER RIDGE OFFSHORE WILL MAINTAIN BREEZY OFFSHORE  
WINDS AND WARM, DRY CONDITIONS TODAY. A WEAK LOW WILL MOVE  
SOUTHWARD FROM THE BERING STRAIT MONDAY BRINGING COOLER  
CONDITIONS AND POSSIBLE PRECIPITATION.  
 
AKZ153-190545-  
MIDDLE KUSKOKWIM VALLEY-  
INCLUDING...ANIAK...SLEETMUTE  
710 AM AKDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
   
ABOVE 1500 FT
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHWRS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 56-64 (+3) 46 (0) 53-60  
RH % (24H TREND) 37-49 (-14) 78-84 (-2) 48-60  
20FTWND(MPH) NE 15-22 N 15-21 N 8-12  
CWR 0 0 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
BELOW 1500 FT
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64-70 (+4) 49 (+1) 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 29-37 (-14) 71-80 (-1) 41-50  
20FTWND(MPH) N 14-23 N 12-21 N 7-13  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ155-190545-  
KUSKOKWIM DELTA-  
INCLUDING...BETHEL...HOOPER BAY...NUNIVAK ISLAND  
710 AM AKDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
   
INLAND AREAS
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY CLOUDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 67 (+2) 53 (+3) 61  
RH % (24H TREND) 36-50 (-10) 88 (-2) 54-63  
20FTWND(MPH) NE 14-19 NE 12-19 N 7-8  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
COASTAL AREAS
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68 (+2) 51 (-1) 59  
RH % (24H TREND) 43-55 (-5) 91 (0) 63-71  
20FTWND(MPH) NE 13-18 N 12-16 NE 6-10  
CWR 0 0 10  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
TUESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
THURSDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND  
60. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ162-190545-  
GREATER BRISTOL BAY-  
INCLUDING...KING SALMON...DILLINGHAM...NAKNEK...PILOT POINT  
710 AM AKDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
   
INLAND AREAS
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHWRS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 64-72 (0) 48 (0) 60-68  
RH % (24H TREND) 31-39 (-6) 78-85 (-3) 42-53  
20FTWND(MPH) N 9-27 N 11-25 N 5-12  
CWR 0 0 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
COASTAL AREAS
 
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER CLEAR MCLEAR MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE SHWRS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 20  
TEMP (24H TREND) 71 (-1) 45-51 (-1) 65  
RH % (24H TREND) 32-41 (-9) 83-91 (0) 43-54  
20FTWND(MPH) N 8-20 N 11-22 N 5-10  
CWR 0 0 5  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.  
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID  
60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
AKZ163-190545-  
WESTERN ALASKA RANGE-  
INCLUDING...LAKE CLARK NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE  
710 AM AKDT SUN AUG 18 2019  
 
TODAY TONIGHT MON  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE NONE  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 0 0  
TEMP (24H TREND) 68-74 (+4) 43 (0) 59-66  
RH % (24H TREND) 24-37 (-11) 81-87 (0) 41-49  
20FTWND(MPH) N 6-24 N 8-23 SW 2-7  
CWR 0 0 0  
LAL 1 1 1  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
   
TUESDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER  
40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
WEDNESDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE  
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.   
THURSDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE  
MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
 
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