South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


FPAK51 PAFC 291239
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

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

AKZ101-300215-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTH TO EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. SOUTH
TO EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM
AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST 20 TO 35 MPH.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH TO EAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT
SOUTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15 TO
30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15
TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    49     39     51  /  20      0     20


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AKZ111-300215-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS TO
25 MPH ALONG THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST
WIND 5 TO 15 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS TO 25 MPH ALONG THE KNIK RIVER
VALLEY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE 30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS 35 TO 45.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       52     37     54  /  20      0     20
WASILLA      53     37     54  /  20      0      0


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AKZ121-300215-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS...EXCEPT NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AROUND KACHEMAK BAY IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. EAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH. AROUND KACHEMAK BAY...
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
EVENING. AROUND KACHEMAK BAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH STRONGEST ALONG
THE INLET AND AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS EXCEPT NUMEROUS
SHOWERS AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH...STRONGEST ALONG THE INLET.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO
MID 50S...WARMEST NORTH OF CLAM GULCH.  VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        51     37     53  /  30     20     20
SOLDOTNA     53     36     53  /  30      0     20
HOMER        51     41     51  /  60     60     60


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AKZ125-300215-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WIND TO
10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 35 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN
ARM. NEAR SEWARD...VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 35 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST
WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST
WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 25 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY
AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 25 MPH NEAR WHITTIER.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE 30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS IN THE 30S.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       48     38     48  /  80     80     90
GIRDWOOD     41     37     42  /  60     60     60


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AKZ131-300215-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50 EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S THROUGH
THE PASS. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S EXCEPT AROUND
30 THROUGH THE PASS. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S
THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN AND SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.MONDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS AROUND 50. LOWS 35 TO 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       50     38     49  /  80     70     80


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AKZ135-300215-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15
MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO
25 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...RAIN. HIGHS 45 TO 50. LOWS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      46     41     45  /  80     70    100


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AKZ141-300215-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS SOUTH AND EAST
OF GLENNALLEN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH INCREASING
TO SOUTH 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S THROUGH THE PASSES.
NORTHEAST WIND 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE MID 40S THROUGH THE
PASSES. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
25 TO 35.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. 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 WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW.
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   52     34     52  /   0      0      0


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AKZ145-300215-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S TOWARD THE PARK.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S EXCEPT IN THE
LOWER TO MID 40S TOWARD THE PARK. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 20S TO UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 MPH IN THE EVENING
BECOMING LIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S EXCEPT IN THE 40S TOWARD THE PARK. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    56     35     57  /  30     30      0


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AKZ171-300215-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
439 AM AKDT FRI APR 29 2016

...STRONG WIND LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE SATURDAY MORNING...
.TODAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN...HEAVY AT TIMES AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. EAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 35 TO
50 MPH BECOMING EAST 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. ALONG SHELIKOF
STRAIT...NORTHEAST WIND 30 TO 50 MPH DIMINISHING TO 25 TO 40 MPH
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH. ALONG SHELIKOF STRAIT...NORTHEAST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 50. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 50. LOWS
AROUND 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   47     41     47  /  60    100    100


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