South Central Alaska Public Zone Forecast


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Alaska Zone Weather Forecasts...UPDATED
National Weather Service Anchorage AK
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

Spot temperatures and probabilities of measurable precipitation
are for today, tonight, and Wednesday.


AKZ101-170115-
Anchorage-
Including the cities of Anchorage, Eagle River, Indian,
and Eklutna
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...
.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of light freezing rain and a slight
chance of rain in the morning. Highs around 40. Northeast wind
15 mph. Along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations...east wind
20 to 35 mph increasing to 35 to 50 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the evening,
then isolated rain and snow showers after midnight. Lows
in the upper 20s to mid 30s. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph except
east 35 to 50 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the morning.
Highs around 40. Northeast wind 15 mph except southeast 35 to
50 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 20. Light winds
except east 10 to 25 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher
elevations.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s. Light winds except
north 15 mph along Turnagain Arm and higher elevations.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the teens. Lows
5 to 15 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows zero to 10 above.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above.
Highs in the teens.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Anchorage    38     32     42  /  50     20     20


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AKZ111-170115-
Matanuska Valley-
Including the cities of Palmer, Wasilla, Sutton, and Chickaloon
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of light freezing rain and a slight
chance of rain in the morning. Highs in the mid 30s to lower 40s.
Northeast wind 15 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers
after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Northeast wind
10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the morning.
Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s. East wind 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 20. variable wind to
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly
sunny. Highs in the lower to mid 20s. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Highs in the teens. Lows
zero to 10 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 5 below to
5 above. Highs in the teens.
.SUNDAY NIGHT AND MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows 5 below to
5 above. Highs in the teens.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Palmer       41     33     44  /  40     30     20
Wasilla      39     33     43  /  30     20     20


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AKZ121-170115-
Western Kenai Peninsula-
Including the cities of Kenai, Soldotna, Homer,
and Cooper Landing
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...
.TODAY...A chance rain, snow, and freezing rain in the morning. 
No snow accumulation. Highs around 40. Northeast wind 10 to 20 
mph.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy with isolated rain showers. Lows in the 30s.
Northeast wind 15 to 30 mph except northeast 10 to 20 mph around
Kachemak Bay.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the morning. Highs
in the upper 30s to mid 40s. East wind 10 to 20 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Isolated rain showers in the
evening. Lows 15 to 25 except around 30 south of Clam Gulch.
variable wind to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 20s to lower 30s...
warmest around Kachemak Bay.
Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s. Lows
in the teens.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs 15 to 25.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 to 15.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs 15 to 25. Lows 5 to
15.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Kenai        37     35     40  /  70     30     30
Soldotna     37     34     39  /  70     20     20
Homer        43     38     42  /  80     70     80


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AKZ125-170115-
Western Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Whittier, Seward, Girdwood,
and Moose Pass
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...Rain in the morning, then widespread rain showers in the
afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the afternoon.
Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s. East wind 10 to 25 mph except
east 20 to 35 mph through Portage Valley and Turnagain Arm.
.TONIGHT...Widespread rain showers. Locally heavy rainfall
possible. Lows in the mid 30s to lower 40s. East wind 20 to
35 mph except east 30 to 45 mph near Whittier.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread rain and snow showers in the
morning, then numerous rain and snow showers in the
afternoon. Locally heavy rainfall possible in the morning. Snow
accumulation up to 1 inch. Highs in the upper 30s to mid 40s.
East wind 15 to 30 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers in
the evening, then partly cloudy after midnight. Lows 15 to
20 inland and in the mid 20s along the coast. variable wind to 10
mph. Near Whittier...variable wind 10 mph becoming west 10 to 25
mph after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the 20s...coolest inland.
 Light winds except west 10 to 25 mph near
Whittier.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 15 to 25.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the 20s.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the teens.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Highs 15 to 25. Lows in the teens.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow
showers. Highs 15 to 25. Lows 5 to 15.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs in
the 20s.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Seward       42     37     41  / 100     90    100
Girdwood     43     36     43  / 100     80     80


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AKZ131-170115-
Northeast Prince William Sound-
Including the cities of Valdez and Thompson Pass
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...Rain in the morning, then scattered rain showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s except in the lower 30s through
the pass. variable wind to 10 mph.
Through the pass...northeast wind 15 to 25 mph.
.TONIGHT...Scattered rain showers in the evening, then widespread
rain showers after midnight. Lows in the lower to mid 30s. Light
winds except east 15 to 20 mph through the pass.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread rain and snow showers in the
morning, then numerous rain and snow showers in the
afternoon. No snow accumulation. Highs in the 30s. Light winds.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s except around 15 through the
pass. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 20s except around 15 through the pass.
Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph except northeast 15 to 30 mph through
the pass.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 20 to 25. Lows
15 to 20.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Lows 10 to
15.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 15 to 20.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Lows
in the mid teens.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs around 20.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Valdez       41     36     37  /  80     90     80


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AKZ135-170115-
Southeast Prince William Sound-
Including the city of Cordova
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018

...STRONG WIND LATE THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH
TONIGHT...
.TODAY...Rain in the morning, then numerous rain showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. East wind 15 to 30 mph. Gusts
to 35 mph increasing to 50 mph in the afternoon.
.TONIGHT...Numerous rain showers in the evening, then widespread
rain showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 40s. East wind
20 to 30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Widespread rain showers in the morning, then
numerous rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s.
Southeast wind 15 to 30 mph with gusts to 45 mph decreasing to
variable 10 mph with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s. Variable wind 10 mph except
north 10 to 25 mph through the Copper River Delta.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph except north
15 to 30 mph through the Copper River Delta.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 25 to 30.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 30 to 35.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear with a chance of snow showers. Lows
in the mid 20s.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Highs
around 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of
snow showers. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 30.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Cordova      50     42     44  /  90     90     80


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AKZ141-170115-
Copper River Basin-
Including the cities of Glennallen, Eureka, McCarthy, Paxson,
and Slana
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...A chance of light freezing rain and a slight chance of
snow in the morning, then light freezing rain and snow likely in
the afternoon. Patchy freezing fog. Snow accumulation up to
2 inches. Highs in the upper 20s to upper 30s. Variable wind
10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Cloudy. A slight chance of light freezing rain and
isolated snow showers in the evening, then scattered snow showers
after midnight. Lows in the lower 20s to lower 30s. Northeast
wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow showers. Highs in
the mid 20s to lower 30s. Southeast wind 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly clear. Lows zero to 15 above. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny in the morning then becoming partly
cloudy. Highs 10 to 20 above. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 below.
.FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs zero to 10 above.
Lows 10 below to 20 below.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs 5 below to
5 above. Lows 15 below to 25 below.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Highs 5 below to
15 below. Lows 15 below to 25 below.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs 5 below to 15 below.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Glennallen   29     22     27  /  60     20     10


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AKZ145-170115-
Susitna Valley-
Including the cities of Talkeetna, Willow, and Cantwell
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...Cloudy. A chance of light freezing rain in the morning,
then scattered rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper
20s to upper 30s. variable wind to 10 mph.
.TONIGHT...Mostly cloudy with isolated snow showers. Lows in the
mid 20s to lower 30s. Variable wind 10 mph except northeast 10 to
20 mph north of Talkeetna.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with scattered snow showers. Highs in the
30s. Variable wind 10 mph. Gusts to 20 mph in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy. Lows around 20 except 5 to
10 above toward the park. Light winds.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 15 to 25. Light winds.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows zero to 10 above.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs in the teens.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows 5 below to 5 above.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Highs 5 to 15 above.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows 5 below to
15 below. Highs zero to 10 above.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows 5 below to 15 below.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs zero to 10 above.

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               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Talkeetna    38     33     38  /  30     10     20


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AKZ171-170115-
Kodiak Island-
Including the city of Kodiak City
914 AM AKST Tue Jan 16 2018
.TODAY...Rain in the morning, then widespread rain showers in the
afternoon. Highs in the lower 40s. North wind 20 to 35 mph.
.TONIGHT...Widespread rain showers in the evening, then scattered
rain showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
wind 10 to 20 mph except north 20 to 35 mph along Shelikof
Strait.
.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with scattered rain showers. Highs around 40.
South wind 10 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. Scattered rain and snow showers in the
evening, then scattered snow showers after
midnight. Lows in the lower 30s. variable wind to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with isolated rain and snow showers.
Highs in the mid 30s. Variable wind 10 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with scattered snow and rain
showers. Lows 25 to 30.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow
showers. Highs 30 to 35. Lows 25 to 30.
.SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a
chance of snow showers. Lows 20 to 25. Highs 25 to 30.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow. Highs 25 to 30.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

Kodiak City   41     37     40  / 100     90     40


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