South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


FPAK51 PAFC 240632 AAA
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR REST OF TONIGHT...FRIDAY...FRIDAY NIGHT...AND SATURDAY.

AKZ101-241445-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER TEENS TO MID 20S...COLDEST EAST
ANCHORAGE. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...MORE
NUMEROUS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO ONE INCH
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. LOWS IN THE 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS...MAINLY ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.


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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    27     38     27     36  /   0     40     50     20



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AKZ111-241445-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...MORE
NUMEROUS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO ONE INCH
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. LOWS IN THE 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS...MAINLY ALONG
THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 25. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO
25. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       23     38     26     36  /   0     50     60     20
WASILLA      24     37     26     36  /   0     40     50     20



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AKZ121-241445-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S...
WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTHWEST 10 TO
15 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10
TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON...STRONGEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S...WARMEST AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. AROUND KACHEMAK BAY...NORTH
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT
NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR.  LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER
30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT VARIABLE 10
MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 25 TO
35. HIGHS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
35 TO 45.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        23     40     24     37  /   0     20     20      0
SOLDOTNA     22     40     24     37  /   0     20     20      0
HOMER        32     42     32     41  /   0     20     20      0



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AKZ125-241445-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY
AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT NEAR PORTAGE. LOWS IN
THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S INLAND AND IN THE MID 30S ALONG THE
COAST.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTH 10 TO 25 MPH NEAR SEWARD. NEAR
WHITTIER...
WEST
WIND 25 TO 40 MPH IN THE EVENING DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY MORNING FOG NEAR PORTAGE. ISOLATED
AFTERNOON RAIN SHOWERS ALONG THE COAST. INLAND...ISOLATED SNOW
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S...COOLEST INLAND.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS...EXCEPT MAINLY RAIN ALONG THE COAST. FOR EASTERN
TURNAGAIN ARM THROUGH TURNAGAIN PASS...NUMEROUS SNOW AND RAIN
SHOWERS DURING THE EVENING. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO ONE INCH. LOWS
IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S INLAND AND IN THE UPPER 30S ALONG THE
COAST. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT WEST 15 TO 30 MPH NEAR
WHITTIER.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS TAPERING
OFF DURING THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT WEST 15 TO 30 MPH NEAR WHITTIER.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER
30S...COOLEST INLAND. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR
WHITTIER...WEST
WIND 20 TO 35 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       33     42     35     40  /   0     20     30     20
GIRDWOOD     25     39     28     38  /   0     40     60     20



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AKZ131-241445-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LITTLE TO NO SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH DIMINISHING TO 10
TO 25 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. NUMEROUS RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON...EXCEPT ALL SNOW THROUGH THE PASS.
NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IN TOWN AND UP TO 1 INCH THROUGH THE PASS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 30S THROUGH THE PASS.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS EXCEPT ALL SNOW
THROUGH THE PASS. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION IN TOWN AND UP TO
TWO INCHES THROUGH THE PASS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER 20S THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NUMEROUS SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON EXCEPT ALL SNOW
THROUGH THE PASS. HIGHS AROUND 40 EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 20S THROUGH
THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 30S EXCEPT AROUND 20 THROUGH THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 40.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 20S. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 20 TO 25.
HIGHS 30 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 35 TO 40.


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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       29     42     33     40  /  20     60     70     60



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AKZ135-241445-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014

UPDATED
.TONIGHT...INCREASING CLOUDS. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS TOWARD MORNING. LOWS IN THE
30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 35 TO 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S.


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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      38     45     40     44  /  50     80     80     60



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AKZ141-241445-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO
20 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO UPPER 30S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 20S THROUGH
THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO
2 INCHES. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO MID 30S...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 5 TO 20 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
20S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 5 TO
15 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS 5 TO 15.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO 15. HIGHS IN THE 20S.


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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN    8     27      9     25  /  20     60     60     50



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AKZ145-241445-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S EXCEPT 5 TO
10 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S EXCEPT IN THE 20S TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT
WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S EXCEPT 5 TO 10 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER TO MID 20S TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT ZERO TO
5 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE TEENS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    26     36     25     37  /   0     40     40      0



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AKZ171-241445-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
1032 PM AKDT THU OCT 23 2014
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHWEST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. WEST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.

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                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   35     46     34     43  /  20     30      0      0



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