South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


FPAK51 PAFC 191233 CCA
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

CORRECTED TYPO ZONE 145

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

AKZ101-200145-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...STRONG WIND LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...
.TODAY...RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. 
LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE EVENING THEN DIMINISHING
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 
10 TO 25 MPH AROUND MIDNIGHT...WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH SOUTH TO WEST
ANCHORAGE. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST
WIND INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS TO 35 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM
IN THE MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 45.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    52     47     55  / 100    100     40


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AKZ111-200145-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...RAIN DIMINISHING AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25 MPH AROUND MIDNIGHT...
WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH ALONG THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE
EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
35 TO 45.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 30S. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       54     46     56  /  90     70     50
WASILLA      53     45     56  / 100     90     50


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AKZ121-200145-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...RAIN...TAPERING OFF AROUND KACHEMAK BAY THIS AFTERNOON. 
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...RAIN NORTH OF NINILCHIK TAPERING TO ISOLATED SHOWERS
OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS 35 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        53     46     56  / 100     80     40
SOLDOTNA     53     46     57  / 100     90     40
HOMER        54     47     57  /  90     40     30


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AKZ125-200145-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...STRONG WIND EARLY THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING
THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...
.TODAY...RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH
BECOMING LIGHT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN BECOMING SHOWERY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 40S.
SOUTH TO EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 MPH OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 30
TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S.
SOUTH TO EAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH TO WEST 10 TO 25 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN 
THE 40S.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       55     47     55  / 100    100     50
GIRDWOOD     53     46     56  / 100    100     70


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AKZ131-200145-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN STEADY RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND 
TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 
30 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 30 MPH BECOMING LIGHT BY MIDNIGHT.
THROUGH THE PASS...SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 
10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 50. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...
THEN MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO 
MID 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       52     44     52  /  80    100     80


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AKZ135-200145-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014

...STRONG WIND LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...
.TODAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS THIS MORNING...BECOMING STEADY RAIN BY
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 55 MPH IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 20 TO
30 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 45 MPH EARLY...DECREASING TO 10 TO 20
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 45 TO 50.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.
LOWS 45 TO 50.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 50 TO 55. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      56     49     53  /  90    100     80


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AKZ141-200145-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS MORNING. RAIN BECOMING
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY NEAR THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN 
THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 25
MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...AREAS OF RAIN NEAR THE MOUNTAINS IN THE EVENING...THEN 
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO
MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 40 MPH
DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
50S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 10 TO
20 MPH. GUSTS TO 30 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE MID 40S THROUGH THE PASSES.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.MONDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 35. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   56     42     55  /  50     40      0


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AKZ145-200145-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...RAIN. AREAS OF FOG. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...RAIN...DIMINISHING TOWARD MORNING. LOWS IN THE 40S.
LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY ALONG THE NORTHERN AND WESTERN VALLEY.
CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS ELSEWHERE. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S
TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...
THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER
30S TO MID 40S TOWARD THE PARK. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    55     48     55  / 100    100     50


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AKZ171-200145-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
433 AM AKDT FRI SEP 19 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
SOUTHWEST END OF ISLAND...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. 
HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. 
GUSTS TO 30 MPH ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 
UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID TO UPPER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS 
IN THE UPPER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 
IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 45 TO 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. LOWS 45 TO 50.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   58     47     57  /   0     20     20


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