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FPAK51 PAFC 221240
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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR TODAY...TONIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

AKZ101-230115-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE HIGH CLOUDS. HIGHS IN THE 60S TO NEAR
70...WARMEST EAST ANCHORAGE. LIGHT WINDS. INLET BREEZES TO 10 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID
40S...COLDEST EAST ANCHORAGE. LIGHT WINDS. INLET BREEZES TO 10 MPH
IN THE EVENING. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
40S.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS IN THE 40S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS 55 TO 65.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    63     45     56  /   0      0     40


$$

AKZ111-230115-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE HIGH CLOUDS. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15
MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
40S.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       71     45     63  /   0      0     20
WASILLA      68     44     60  /   0      0     30


$$

AKZ121-230115-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY MORNING FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S
TO UPPER 60S...WARMEST INLAND. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AROUND KACHEMAK BAY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
45.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS
35 TO 45.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        58     43     52  /   0      0     60
SOLDOTNA     59     43     54  /   0      0     60
HOMER        58     48     55  /   0     20     70


$$

AKZ125-230115-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO UPPER 60S...
WARMEST INLAND. LIGHT WINDS. NEAR SEWARD...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTH 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SOUTH OF MOOSE
PASS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH. NEAR
SEWARD...SOUTH WIND 15 MPH BECOMING VARIABLE 10 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 20 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
NEAR SEWARD...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. SOUTH
TO EAST WIND 10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM...EAST WIND 15 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT SOUTH 10 MPH
NEAR SEWARD.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
45.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS
35 TO 45.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       58     46     51  /   0     20     80
GIRDWOOD     68     46     58  /   0      0     60


$$

AKZ131-230115-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 60S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON IN
TOWN.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 MPH BECOMING
VARIABLE AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTS TO 20 MPH DURING THE EVENING IN
TOWN.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO
LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHWEST
WIND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. SOUTHWEST
WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 60. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND 60.
LOWS 40 TO 45.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       65     43     58  /   0      0     20


$$

AKZ135-230115-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...SUNNY. AREAS OF LOCALLY DENSE FOG IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
AROUND 60. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 MPH
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE BY MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
HIGHS 55 TO 60.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      58     44     53  /   0      0     20


$$

AKZ141-230115-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S TO LOWER 80S EXCEPT IN THE
MID 60S TO LOWER 70S THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO UPPER 40S...WARMEST
SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 70S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S
THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH. ALONG THE COPPER
RIVER...SOUTH WIND 15 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY
CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S
EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 15 MPH
EXCEPT SOUTH 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER DURING THE
EVENING.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE 60S EXCEPT IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S THROUGH THE PASSES.
SOUTH WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE 40S.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 60S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 75.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   77     42     74  /   0      0      0


$$

AKZ145-230115-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...VARIABLE HIGH CLOUDS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S TO UPPER 70S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S TO LOWER 60S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO
45.
.MEMORIAL DAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
HIGHS IN THE 60S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    72     45     66  /   0      0     20


$$

AKZ171-230115-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
440 AM AKDT FRI MAY 22 2015
.TODAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45.
.MEMORIAL DAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 40S. HIGHS 50 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 50 TO 55. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   51     45     50  /  60     80     40


$$

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