010  
FNAK79 PAFG 181247  
FWSAFG  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR SMOOTHFACE MOUNTAIN...BLM-AFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK  
447 AM AKDT WED SEP 18 2019  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON FORECAST START TIME OF 0800 AKDT ON SEPTEMBER 18.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
LOW PRESSURE WILL BRING RAIN TO THE AREA TODAY AND  
SHOWERS TO THE AREA FOR THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN  
THE MORNING. SNOW LIKELY EARLY IN THE MORNING.  
RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.  
CWR.................63 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.  
MIN HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST TO 10 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.  
INVERSION BURNOFF...N/A.  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE  
EVENING, THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.  
CWR.................18 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.  
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......VARIABLE TO 10 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 900 FT AGL IN THE  
LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 4 MPH.  
INVERSION SETUP.....AFTER 1800 AKDT.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN  
SHOWERS.  
CWR.................21 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.  
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......VARIABLE TO 10 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL IN THE  
LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 2 MPH.  
INVERSION BURNOFF...AFTER 1200 AKDT.  
   
FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5
 
 
   
FRIDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S.  
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.  
   
SATURDAY
 
RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE  
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
   
SUNDAY
 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS  
AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.  
 

 
FORECASTER...BERG  
REQUESTED BY...EMMALY READ  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1915672.0/AFG  
.DELDT 09/18/19  
.FORMATTERVERSION 1.0.26  
 
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