South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


FPAK51 PAFC 271843 AAA
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

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

AKZ101-280230-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014

UPDATED
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
PATCHY FOG DURING THE MORNING...MAINLY ALONG KNIK ARM AND EAGLE
RIVER VALLEY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE TEENS EXCEPT
5 TO 10 ABOVE EAST ANCHORAGE. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER
30S...WARMEST AT HIGHER ELEVATIONS. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
15 TO 25.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS 15 TO 25.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    23     15     25  /   0      0     20



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AKZ111-280230-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...AREAS OF FOG...WITH LOCALIZED VISIBILITIES AS LOW AS ONE
HALF MILE. OTHERWISE...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 15 TO 25. LIGHT WINDS
EXCEPT NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH TOWARD SUTTON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS 5 TO 10 ABOVE.
LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 MPH TOWARD SUTTON.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 15 TO 25. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 15 TO 25. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
15 TO 25.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 15 TO 25.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS 15 TO 25.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       21     10     20  /   0      0     20
WASILLA      18      6     20  /   0      0     20



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AKZ121-280230-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG INLAND. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S
TO MID 30S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10 TO 20 ABOVE EXCEPT IN THE MID 20S
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...INCREASING CLOUDS WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW BY AFTERNOON.
SOUTH OF NINILCHIK...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON WITH
LITTLE SNOW ACCUMULATION. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S...
WARMEST
AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW...EXCEPT RAIN AND SNOW ALONG KACHEMAK BAY.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S...WARMEST ALONG KACHEMAK BAY.
NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE 30S...WARMEST AROUND
KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        28     16     29  /   0      0     40
SOLDOTNA     25     11     27  /   0      0     40
HOMER        35     26     35  /   0      0     60



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AKZ125-280230-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG INLAND. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S
TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 25 MPH
DECREASING TO 15 MPH OR LESS BY AFTERNOON. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH PATCHY FOG INLAND. INCREASING CLOUDS
ALONG THE COAST WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS 15 TO 25. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S TO LOWER 30S...COOLEST
INLAND. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 20S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
HIGHS 25 TO 35. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       33     25     33  /   0     20     60
GIRDWOOD     28     18     30  /   0      0     30



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AKZ131-280230-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S EXCEPT
IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S THROUGH THE PASS. NORTH TO EAST WIND 10
TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS 30 TO 40 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT AROUND 5 ABOVE
THROUGH THE PASS. NORTH TO EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS
TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 5 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S. NORTH TO EAST WIND TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 20 EXCEPT AROUND 10 ABOVE THROUGH THE PASS. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 20 TO 25.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 20S.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 15 TO 20. HIGHS IN
THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF SNOW. LOWS 20 TO 25. HIGHS 25 TO 30.
.WEDNESDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS 30 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       32     15     21  /   0      0      0



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AKZ135-280230-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST WIND
TO 15 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 25 TO 40 MPH THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE TEENS TO LOWER 20S. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT NORTHEAST 15 TO 25 MPH
THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 25 TO 30.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 30. LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 25 TO
30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
30 TO 35.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND
30.
HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      30     22     32  /   0      0     20



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AKZ141-280230-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...AREAS OF LOW CLOUDS...OTHERWISE MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY
FOG. HIGHS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 20 BELOW EXCEPT
AROUND 5 BELOW THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS ZERO TO 15 BELOW EXCEPT 5 TO 10
ABOVE THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 10 BELOW TO 25 BELOW EXCEPT
ZERO TO 10 BELOW THROUGH THE PASSES. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
5 TO 15 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS ZERO TO 10 BELOW.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS 5 BELOW TO 5 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. HIGHS 5 TO 15.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE TEENS.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN    0    -22    -14  /   0      0      0



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AKZ145-280230-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS 10 TO 20 ABOVE. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE EXCEPT ZERO TO 10 BELOW
TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY WITH
A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
LIGHT WINDS.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE EVENING...THEN SNOW
AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS 10 TO 25 ABOVE. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SNOW LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW
SHOWERS.
HIGHS 15 TO 25. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    20      8     23  /   0      0     20



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AKZ171-280230-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
943 AM AKST THU NOV 27 2014
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOUTH END OF KODIAK ISLAND....RAIN LIKELY AFTER
MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 40. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY WITH
A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 35 TO 40.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 40.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   39     32     40  /   0     30     90



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