Fire Weather Watch

URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
357 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

AKZ141-271600-
/O.CON.PAFC.FW.A.0001.160527T2300Z-160529T0600Z/
357 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR THE COPPER RIVER BASIN...

* LOCATION...COPPER RIVER BASIN

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 15 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...IN THE LOW TO MID 20S.

* TEMPERATURES...70 TO NEAR 75.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL BE HIGHEST AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
  WILL BE LOWEST DURING THE AFTERNOON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.
  RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RECOVER DURING THE EVENING HOURS BOTH
  DAYS.

* IMPACTS...RAPID IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND
THROUGH THEM TO THE PUBLIC.

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URGENT - FIRE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
357 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

AKZ145-271600-
/O.CON.PAFC.FW.A.0001.160527T2300Z-160529T0600Z/
357 PM AKDT THU MAY 26 2016

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR SUSITNA VALLEY...

* LOCATION...SUSITNA VALLEY.

* WINDS...NORTH TO NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH.

* RELATIVE HUMIDITY...IN THE LOW TO MID 20S.

* TEMPERATURES...65 TO NEAR 75.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL BE HIGHEST AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
  WILL BE LOWEST DURING THE AFTERNOON FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.
  RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL RECOVER DURING THE EVENING HOURS BOTH
  DAYS.

* IMPACTS...RAPID IGNITION...GROWTH AND SPREAD OF FIRES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FIRE WEATHER WATCH MEANS THAT CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE FORECAST TO OCCUR. IT IS DIRECTED TOWARD FIRE AGENCIES...AND
THROUGH THEM TO THE PUBLIC.

&&

$$