Weather Service Report


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FPAK51 PAFC 040421 AAA
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ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

UPDATED ZONE 145

SPOT TEMPERATURES AND PROBABILITIES OF MEASURABLE PRECIPITATION
ARE FOR REST OF TONIGHT...WEDNESDAY...WEDNESDAY NIGHT...AND
THURSDAY.

AKZ101-041315-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE 30S. SOUTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH
SOUTH TO WEST ANCHORAGE...DECREASING TO 10 MPH TOWARD MORNING.
ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS...SOUTHEAST WIND
15 TO 30 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO MID 50S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH
EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 20 TO 30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH EXCEPT SOUTHEAST 15 TO
30 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER ELEVATIONS.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING...THEN CLOUDY WITH A
CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS AROUND 50. VARIABLE WIND
10 MPH EXCEPT EAST 15 TO 25 MPH ALONG TURNAGAIN ARM AND HIGHER
ELEVATIONS.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    39     51     36     52  /  20     20     40     20



$$

AKZ111-041315-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20
MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH ALONG THE KNIK RIVER VALLEY...BECOMING
VARIABLE 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE 50S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE 50S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS IN THE 50S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

PALMER       38     54     34     54  /  20     20     30     20
WASILLA      38     54     34     54  /  20     20     30     20



$$

AKZ121-041315-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS...EXCEPT NUMEROUS
RAIN SHOWERS SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH IN THE EVENING. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. NORTH OF CLAM GULCH...SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH...SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS IN THE MORNING BECOMING NUMEROUS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 40S TO MID 50S. NORTHEAST WIND TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST
10 TO 25 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT VARIABLE
10 MPH AROUND KACHEMAK BAY.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON...
EXCEPT RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. HIGHS
AROUND 50. NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTHEAST WIND
15 TO 30 MPH...STRONGEST ALONG THE INLET.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
35 TO 45.
.SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 55. LOWS 35 TO 45.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 45 TO 55.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KENAI        36     52     34     50  /  40     40     50     40
SOLDOTNA     35     51     33     51  /  30     30     50     30
HOMER        39     49     36     48  /  50     70     30     70



$$

AKZ125-041315-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. SOUTH TO EAST WIND
TO 15 MPH EXCEPT EAST 20 TO 25 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND
TURNAGAIN ARM.
.WEDNESDAY...RAIN SHOWERS BECOMING STEADY RAIN DURING THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH EXCEPT
EAST 15 TO 30 MPH THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND
10 TO 20 MPH. THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY AND TURNAGAIN ARM...EAST
WIND 20 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S TO LOWER 50S. EAST
WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 40S.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 40S. LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       38     46     37     46  /  90     70     70     90
GIRDWOOD     36     44     36     45  /  60     60     80     70



$$

AKZ131-041315-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED
RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE TOP OF THE PASS...
SCATTERED RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. THROUGH THE TOP OF THE
PASS...NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS WITH LITTLE OR NO SNOW ACCUMULATION.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 30S THROUGH THE PASS.
LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE TOP OF THE PASS...SNOW LIKELY WITH UP
TO 1 INCH ACCUMULATION. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY IN
THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S EXCEPT IN THE MID 30S THROUGH
THE PASS. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS AROUND 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       37     46     35     45  /  60     70     80     70



$$

AKZ135-041315-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST
WIND TO 15 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WIND INCREASING
TO 15 TO 25 MPH...WITH LOCAL GUSTS TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. EAST WIND
20 TO 35 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. EAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTHEAST WIND
20 TO 35 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
.FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY...RAIN. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS 45 TO 50.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      39     44     39     47  /  60     90     80     80



$$

AKZ141-041315-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH ISOLATED EVENING RAIN SHOWERS. ALONG
THE MOUNTAINS...SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID
30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH ALONG THE COPPER
RIVER...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 15 MPH OR LESS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS. ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS IN
THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S THROUGH THE
PASSES. SOUTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH LOCAL
GUSTS TO 30 MPH ALONG THE COPPER RIVER.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS...MIXED
WITH SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO MID 30S.
SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 25 MPH BECOMING 10 MPH OR LESS AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS IN THE MID 40S TO LOWER 50S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 40S
THROUGH THE PASSES. SOUTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE 30S. EAST WIND 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS 45 TO 55.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE 50S. LOWS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE 50S.
LOWS IN THE 30S.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   33     52     32     51  /  20     20     20     20



$$

AKZ145-041315-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

UPDATED

.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 30S TO MID 40S TOWARD THE
PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS
IN THE MID 50S EXCEPT IN THE 40S TOWARD THE PARK. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
45 TO 55.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 45. HIGHS 55 TO 65.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    37     54     36     55  /  30     20     20      0



$$

AKZ171-041315-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
821 PM AKDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.TONIGHT...CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...THEN
STEADY RAIN DEVELOPING FROM SOUTH TO NORTH DURING THE EVENING.
LOWS AROUND 40. EAST TO SOUTHEAST WIND INCREASING TO 15 TO 25
MPH DURING THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING VARIABLE 5 TO 15 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WEDNESDAY...NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
SOUTH WIND 10 TO 20 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO EAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.THURSDAY...RAIN. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO
35 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTHEAST WIND
15 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRIDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS 45 TO 50.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 40 TO
45.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
AROUND 50.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45.
.SUNDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. HIGHS 45 TO 50. LOWS 40 TO 45.

&&
                  TEMPERATURE         /       PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   40     49     39     45  /  80     60     30     80



$$

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