Weather Service Report


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FPAK51 PAFC 271354
ZFPAER

ALASKA ZONE WEATHER FORECASTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

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

AKZ101-280245-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS 
IN THE 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 2 INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS
ALONG THE HILLSIDE. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY EARLY...MAINLY ALONG THE
MOUNTAINS...THEN CLEARING SKIES. LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW
ACCUMULATION. LOWS 15 TO 25. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. 
LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

ANCHORAGE    32     24     34  /   0      0     90


$$

AKZ111-280245-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE
AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION 1 TO 3 INCHES. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY EARLY...THEN CLEARING SKIES. LITTLE
OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS 15 TO 25. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS IN 
THE 20S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

PALMER       31     24     34  /   0      0     90
WASILLA      32     23     34  /   0      0     90


$$

AKZ121-280245-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT SOUTH
OF CLAM GULCH. LOWS IN THE 20S EXCEPT IN THE LOWER 30S ALONG
KACHEMAK BAY. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN AND SNOW
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS IN THE
MID 30S TO LOWER 40S...WARMEST AROUND KACHEMAK BAY. VARIABLE 
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SNOW INLAND EARLY EVENING. 
OTHERWISE...CLEARING SKIES. LOWS IN THE 20S EXCEPT IN THE 
LOWER 30S SOUTH OF CLAM GULCH. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH BECOMING
NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S TO LOWER 40S. 
NORTH WIND 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE 20S.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS 25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 
25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. 
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS IN THE 20S. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KENAI        33     23     34  /   0     20     80
SOLDOTNA     32     20     34  /   0     20     80
HOMER        38     32     41  /   0     40     60


$$

AKZ125-280245-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015
 
.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG THROUGH PORTAGE VALLEY IN THE MORNING. 
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S...WARMEST NEAR SEWARD. LIGHT
WINDS. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 10 TO 25 MPH BECOMING LIGHT BY
LATE MORNING. NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
40 MPH BECOMING VARIABLE TO 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT...MAINLY
ALONG THE COAST. LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND
TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW AND RAIN
IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH...MAINLY INLAND.
HIGHS IN THE 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW AND RAIN LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN
CLEARING SKIES. LOWS IN THE 20S INLAND AND IN THE LOWER 30S ALONG
THE COAST. NORTH TO WEST WIND TO 15 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND
10 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. NEAR
WHITTIER...WEST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 30 TO 45 MPH 
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S TO LOWER 40S.
VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH. NEAR SEWARD...NORTH WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
NEAR WHITTIER...WEST WIND 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 25.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS IN THE 20S.
.TUESDAY...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

SEWARD       40     32     39  /   0     30     80
GIRDWOOD     34     28     35  /   0     20     90


$$

AKZ131-280245-
NORTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...VALDEZ...THOMPSON PASS
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO MID 30S. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 20 TO 35 MPH
DECREASING TO 15 TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE MORNING...THEN SNOW
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. SNOW ACCUMULATION UP TO 1 INCH. HIGHS 
IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN CLEARING
SKIES OVERNIGHT. LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL SNOW ACCUMULATION. LOWS
IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 15 TO 30 MPH
AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE PASS...NORTHEAST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH
INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40 EXCEPT IN THE UPPER 20S
THROUGH THE PASS. NORTHEAST WIND 15 TO 30 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. 
LOWS IN THE MID 20S.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS 
IN THE MID 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS AROUND 30.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. HIGHS
35 TO 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS
AROUND 20.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN. HIGHS
IN THE MID 30S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

VALDEZ       36     25     34  /   0      0     60


$$

AKZ135-280245-
SOUTHEAST PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...CORDOVA
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO
10 MPH. THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER DELTA...NORTH WIND 25 TO 35 MPH
DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY IN THE EARLY EVENING...THEN CLEARING
SKIES OVERNIGHT. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. THROUGH THE COPPER RIVER
DELTA...VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH 20 TO 35 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WIND 
10 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 30.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 40 TO 45.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS. LOWS AROUND 30.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW AND RAIN. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS AROUND 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

CORDOVA      40     33     39  /   0      0     60


$$

AKZ141-280245-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY MORNING FOG. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 20S
TO LOWER 30S...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE...WARMEST SOUTHEAST OF GLENNALLEN. VARIABLE
WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. A CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON...MAINLY
ALONG THE MOUNTAINS. HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. SOUTH WIND
TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY
WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS ZERO TO 15 ABOVE.
SOUTH WIND TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTH TO WEST 5 TO 20 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE 20S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE.
.MONDAY AND MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. HIGHS IN THE 20S. LOWS
5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS
25 TO 35.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS IN THE TEENS. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW.
LOWS ZERO TO 10 ABOVE. HIGHS IN THE 20S.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

GLENNALLEN   20      2     25  /   0      0      0


$$

AKZ145-280245-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...SUNNY IN THE MORNING. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS IN THE
AFTERNOON. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO LOWER 30S. LIGHT WINDS.
.TONIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 20S EXCEPT
10 TO 15 ABOVE TOWARD THE PARK. LIGHT WINDS.
.SATURDAY...SNOW DEVELOPING BY LATE MORNING. SNOW ACCUMULATION 
1 TO 4 INCHES...HIGHEST AMOUNTS FROM THE PARKS HIGHWAY EASTWARD. 
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 20S TO MID 30S. LIGHT WINDS. NORTH OF
TALKEETNA...LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SNOW LIKELY EARLY EAST OF THE PARKS HIGHWAY 
WITH LITTLE OR NO ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION. OTHERWISE...CLEARING
SKIES FROM WEST TO EAST. LOWS 15 TO 20 EXCEPT ZERO TO 5 ABOVE
TOWARD THE PARK. SOUTHWEST WIND 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
BY LATE EVENING.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
HIGHS IN THE MID 20S TO LOWER 30S. VARIABLE WIND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.MONDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE TEENS.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW AND RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SNOW. LOWS 15 TO 25. HIGHS IN THE 30S.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SNOW. LOWS 
5 TO 15 ABOVE.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS 25 TO 35.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

TALKEETNA    33     25     35  /   0      0     90


$$

AKZ171-280245-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
454 AM AKST FRI FEB 27 2015

.TODAY...INCREASING CLOUDS WITH RAIN LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HIGHS AROUND 40. LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH 
IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...RAIN IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
MIDNIGHT. AREAS OF FOG. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. EAST WIND 10 TO 
15 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN. AREAS OF FOG 
IN THE MORNING. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. VARIABLE WIND TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY EARLY...THEN CLEARING SKIES. 
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WIND TO 15 MPH. ALONG SHELIKOF
STRAIT...WEST WIND 10 TO 20 MPH BECOMING NORTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. 
LOWS 35 TO 40.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF RAIN.
HIGHS 40 TO 45. LOWS 35 TO 40.
.TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS 35 TO 40. HIGHS AROUND 40.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 30 TO 35.
HIGHS AROUND 40.

&&
               TEMPERATURE     /    PRECIPITATION

KODIAK CITY   40     36     42  /  60     80     50


$$

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