South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014

UPDATED ZONE 101

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

AKZ101-010715-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS.
HIGHS AROUND 30. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO
15 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND
HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 
IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 
15 TO 25 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    29     26     36  /   0      0     30


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AKZ111-010715-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. HIGHS AROUND 30. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING 
NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. NORTHEAST WIND 
10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       29     23     36  /   0      0     20
WASILLA      31     27     37  /   0      0      0


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AKZ121-010715-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...EXCEPT RAIN
LIKELY AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID
30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS...EXCEPT RAIN AND
SNOW LIKELY SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION. 
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S EXCEPT IN THE MID 30S SOUTH OF CLAM
GULCH. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 30S. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        33     29     40  /   0     30     50
SOLDOTNA     32     25     38  /   0     30     50
HOMER        38     32     42  /  50     70     90


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AKZ125-010715-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...SNOW SHOWERS ALONG THE SOUND THIS MORNING...SPREADING
INLAND AND BECOMING MIXED WITH RAIN ALONG THE COAST BY AFTERNOON.
SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 3 INCHES...HIGHEST ALONG HIGHER
ELEVATIONS...HIGHEST NEAR PORTAGE VALLEY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. NORTH
TO EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.TONIGHT...ALONG THE COAST...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS BECOMING STEADY
RAIN DURING THE EVENING. INLAND...PERIODS OF SNOW WITH UP TO 3
INCHES ACCUMULATION. LOCALIZED AREAS OF BLOWING SNOW...MAINLY
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S INLAND
AND IN THE MID 30S ALONG THE COAST. NORTH TO EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. INLAND...SNOW CHANGING TO RAIN. ADDITIONAL SNOW 
ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTH TO EAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.THURSDAY...SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       37     33     43  /  60     80    100
GIRDWOOD     37     28     39  /  70     80     70


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AKZ131-010715-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...BECOMING MORE
NUMEROUS IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
NORTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS
AROUND 30 EXCEPT AROUND 20 THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 
TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW...BECOMING MIXED WITH RAIN IN TOWN. SNOW 
ACCUMULATION UP TO 3 INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS THROUGH THE PASS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH 
EXCEPT NORTH 20 TO 30 MPH THROUGH THE PASS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S 
TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS 
IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.MONDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 20 TO 25.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS 30 TO 35. LOWS AROUND 20.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       34     30     36  /  70     40     90


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AKZ135-010715-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY. LOWS 25 TO 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 
IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN 
THE MID 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 30.
.THURSDAY...RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS 35 TO 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      42     37     44  /  90     70    100


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AKZ141-010715-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS...MAINLY ALONG
THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID TEENS TO MID 20S...WARMEST
SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. LOWS 5 TO 20 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO MID 30S EXCEPT AROUND 20 THROUGH THE PASSES.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 
10 TO 20 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF
GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 5 TO 15 ABOVE. HIGHS 15 TO 25.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   16      7     20  /  20      0     20


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AKZ145-010715-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...INCREASING CLOUDS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW WEST OF THE PARKS
HIGHWAY. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE. NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW WEST OF THE PARKS
HIGHWAY IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. 
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S EXCEPT
10 TO 15 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN 
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS 
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    30     22     35  /   0      0      0


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AKZ171-010715-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
903 AM AKDT FRI OCT 31 2014
.TODAY...SNOW AND RAIN DEVELOPING SOUTH END OF KODIAK ISLAND THIS
MORNING...THEN SPREADING NORTHWARD AND CHANGING TO ALL RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. LOCALIZED SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS AROUND
40. EAST WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S. WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
AROUND 40.
.MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS 30 TO 35. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 40 TO 45. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.THURSDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 40 TO 45.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   40     39     44  / 100    100     40


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