117  
FNAK57 PAJK 291205  
FWFAJK  
 
FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR ALASKA  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JUNEAU AK  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
FOR SPECIFIC FORECASTS PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
   
DISCUSSION
 
DRIER CONDITIONS AND DECREASED CLOUD COVER ON  
WEDNESDAY WILL GIVE WAY TO ANOTHER FRONT AND MORE RAIN BY  
THURSDAY EVENING. RECENT RAIN WILL KEEP SURFACE RELATIVE  
HUMIDITY VALUES HIGH ON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY.  
 
AKZ017-311215-  
CAPE FAIRWEATHER TO CAPE SUCKLING COASTAL AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF YAKUTAT  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 0 10 80  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (+4) 43-47 (0) 51-55  
RH % (24H TREND) 68-72 (-11) 96-100 (+7) 82-86  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 20  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN  
THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ018-311215-  
TAIYA INLET AND KLONDIKE HIGHWAY-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF SKAGWAY  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 10 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 61-65 (+5) 47-51 (0) 54-58  
RH % (24H TREND) 55-59 (-20) 95-99 (+5) 70-74  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-15  
CWR 0 0 10  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ019-311215-  
HAINES BOROUGH AND LYNN CANAL-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF HAINES  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY MCLEAR MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 20 70  
TEMP (24H TREND) 63-67 (+3) 46-50 (0) 55-59  
RH % (24H TREND) 58-62 (-22) 94-98 (+3) 63-67  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR S 5-15  
CWR 0 0 20  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ020-311215-  
GLACIER BAY-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF GUSTAVUS  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE NONE RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 20 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62-66 (+4) 46-50 (-1) 54-58  
RH % (24H TREND) 63-67 (-15) 96-100 (+4) 71-75  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-15  
CWR 0 0 20  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN  
THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ021-311215-  
EASTERN CHICHAGOF ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF HOONAH  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 62-66 (+4) 46-50 (-1) 58-62  
RH % (24H TREND) 60-64 (-24) 93-97 (-2) 65-69  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ022-311215-  
SALISBURY SOUND TO CAPE FAIRWEATHER COASTAL AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF ELFIN COVE AND PELICAN  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER PCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS RAIN  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 10 20 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 60-64 (+3) 47-51 (-1) 54-58  
RH % (24H TREND) 71-75 (-15) 93-97 (+2) 77-81  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-15  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WIND AROUND  
10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ023-311215-  
CAPE DECISION TO SALISBURY SOUND COASTAL AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF SITKA AND PORT ALEXANDER  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE NONE SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 50  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (+1) 48-52 (-1) 56-60  
RH % (24H TREND) 77-81 (-15) 95-99 (-1) 78-82  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 5-15 NW 5-15 SW 5-15  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ024-311215-  
EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND AND SOUTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF ANGOON  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 20 20 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58-62 (+1) 46-50 (-1) 57-61  
RH % (24H TREND) 70-74 (-19) 95-99 (+1) 70-74  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.  
SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ025-311215-  
JUNEAU BOROUGH AND NORTHERN ADMIRALTY ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF JUNEAU  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 60  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (+3) 46-50 (-2) 56-60  
RH % (24H TREND) 67-71 (-18) 94-98 (+2) 69-73  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR SW 5-15  
CWR 0 0 10  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH  
WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
PARTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ026-311215-  
INNER CHANNELS FROM KUPREANOF ISLAND TO ETOLIN ISLAND-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF PETERSBURG, WRANGELL, AND KAKE  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 30 20 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (0) 47-51 (-1) 57-61  
RH % (24H TREND) 76-80 (-11) 94-98 (-2) 71-75  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER  
50S. SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ027-311215-  
DIXON ENTRANCE TO CAPE DECISION COASTAL AREA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF CRAIG AND KLAWOCK  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER MCLDY PCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 30 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 58-62 (+1) 49-53 (-1) 57-61  
RH % (24H TREND) 85-89 (-5) 95-99 (-1) 77-81  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) NW 5-15 NW 5-15 W 5-15  
CWR 0 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ028-311215-  
SOUTHERN INNER CHANNELS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF KETCHIKAN AND METLAKATLA  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 50 20 30  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (+1) 50-54 (0) 58-62  
RH % (24H TREND) 84-88 (-5) 94-98 (-2) 73-77  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) LGT/VAR LGT/VAR LGT/VAR  
CWR 10 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTHEAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS  
AROUND 50. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS.    
SUNDAY
 
CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
AKZ029-311215-  
MISTY FJORDS-  
INCLUDING THE CITY OF HYDER  
405 AM AKDT WED AUG 29 2018  
 
WED WED NIGHT THU  
 
CLOUD COVER CLOUDY MCLDY MCLDY  
PRECIP TYPE SHOWERS SHOWERS SHOWERS  
CHANCE PRECIP (%) 70 30 40  
TEMP (24H TREND) 59-63 (+1) 49-53 (0) 57-61  
RH % (24H TREND) 87-91 (-4) 95-99 (+1) 79-83  
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH) SW 5-15 SW 5-15 SW 5-15  
CWR 10 0 0  
 
REMARKS...NONE.  
   
FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH  
WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SATURDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 60.  
SOUTH WIND AROUND 10 MPH.    
SUNDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER  
60S. LIGHT WINDS.  
 

 
 
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