South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


FPAK51 PAFC 241957 AAD
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016

UPDATED ZONE 101

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

AKZ101-250215-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016

UPDATED
.TODAY...NUMEROUS SHOWERS...DIMINISHING DURING THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST
WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 10 TO
20 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO
15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    64     54     67  /  60     10     20



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AKZ111-250215-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 50.
SOUTHEAST WIND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 70. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE 50S.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE 60S. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
LOWS 55 TO 65. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       66     51     67  /  40     40     30
WASILLA      66     49     68  /  20     20     30



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AKZ121-250215-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...RAIN AT TIMES IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS IN
THE AFTERNOON. SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH...NUMEROUS SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. NORTHEAST WIND 15 MPH EXCEPT LIGHT
WINDS AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE MID
60S TO LOWER 70S EXCEPT AROUND 60 SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. VARIABLE
WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO UPPER 60S...WARMEST NORTH OF
CLAM GULCH.  VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
45 TO 55.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        62     50     65  / 100      0     20
SOLDOTNA     64     48     68  / 100     10     20
HOMER        60     52     62  /  60     50     40



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AKZ125-250215-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...RAIN AT TIMES. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE
VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH
EXCEPT EAST 10 TO 25 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO MID 60S. EAST WIND 10 TO
20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S TO MID 60S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST WIND 15
MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 45 TO
55.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 55 TO 65. LOWS 45 TO 55.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 55 TO 65.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN.
LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS IN THE 60S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       61     48     61  / 100     70     60
GIRDWOOD     57     50     59  /  80     50     50



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AKZ131-250215-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 60. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 60. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID
40S TO LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S TO LOWER 60S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND
50.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. LOWS 50 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
55 TO 60.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 65 TO 70.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       61     49     61  /  80     60     60



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AKZ135-250215-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...RAIN DEVELOPING IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 50.
.MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS AROUND 60. LOWS 50 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE MID 50S.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS 60 TO 65.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      56     52     58  /  80     80     70



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AKZ141-250215-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 60S THROUGH
THE PASSES. SOUTHEAST WIND 5 TO 20 MPH.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER
50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH EXCEPT SOUTH 10 TO 25 MPH ALONG
THE COPPER RIVER.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO LOWER 70S...COOLEST THROUGH THE PASSES.
SOUTH WIND 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED
THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT SOUTH
10 TO 20 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
TO MID 60S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 50S THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTH WIND
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 45 TO
55.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS 45 TO 55. HIGHS IN THE 60S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   68     50     66  /  20      0      0



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AKZ145-250215-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S TO
LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER
50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S TO LOWER 70S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ALONG THE MOUNTAINS IN THE EVENING. LOWS
IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN
THE 60S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
45 TO 55.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 60S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
60S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
50S.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 65 TO
75.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 50S.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS 65 TO 75.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    67     53     68  /  50     40     20



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AKZ171-250215-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
1157 AM AKDT FRI JUN 24 2016
.TODAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10
MPH.
.TONIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 50 TO
55.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 60. LOWS 50 TO 55.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS AROUND 60. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   56     52     56  /  60     60     60



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