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Special Statement

Statement as of 3:32 AM AKDT on May 29, 2015

Expires 8:15 AM EDT on May 29, 2015


... Warmest temperatures of the year across southcentral Alaska
this weekend...

Sunny conditions will continue across south central Alaska this
weekend. Temperatures in most areas will be the highest seen so
far this year. High temperatures in the 70s will be common... with
lower 80s possible at some inland locations. Some stations could
tie or break daily records on the 30th and 31st.

Here are the forecast high temperatures for Saturday and
Sunday... along with the records for those days.

              Saturday may 30th Sunday may 31st
               forecast/record forecast/record
Anchorage 70 / 76 71 / 75
Palmer 74 / 81 75 / 77
Talkeetna 79 / 79 77 / 82
Gulkana 80 / 80 75 / 84
Valdez 73 / 74 70 / 75
Seward 73 / 69 71 / 67



Ludwig

332 am akdt Fri may 29 2015

... Warmest temperatures of the year across southcentral Alaska
this weekend...

Sunny conditions will continue across south central Alaska this
weekend. Temperatures in most areas will be the highest seen so
far this year. High temperatures in the 70s will be common... with
lower 80s possible at some inland locations. Some stations could
tie or break daily records on the 30th and 31st.

Here are the forecast high temperatures for Saturday and
Sunday... along with the records for those days.

              Saturday may 30th Sunday may 31st
               forecast/record forecast/record
Anchorage 70 / 76 71 / 75
Palmer 74 / 81 75 / 77
Talkeetna 79 / 79 77 / 82
Gulkana 80 / 80 75 / 84
Valdez 73 / 74 70 / 75
Seward 73 / 69 71 / 67



Ludwig

408 PM akdt Thu may 28 2015

... Hot and dry conditions across southcentral Alaska through
this weekend...

Unusually hot and dry weather will settle into southcentral Alaska
beginning Friday through the weekend. High temperatures will
stretch from the mid 70s to mid 80s throughout the region with the
hottest day likely occurring on Saturday.

Sea breezes... winds blowing from sea to land... which usually
moderate afternoon temperatures will be limited during this
timeframe. Also... periods of gusty winds in
Seward... Whittier... and Valdez will aid in warming temperatures
even further.

Persons out in the near record heat should take necessary
precautions and be fire wise during this dry period.

Following are record highs for select locations in southcentral
for may 30th and 31st.


                   May 30th may 31st
Anchorage 76 75
Palmer 81 77
Talkeetna 79 82
Gulkana 80 84
Valdez 74 75
Cordova 76 74
Seward 69 67




408 PM akdt Thu may 28 2015

... Hot and dry conditions across southcentral Alaska through
this weekend...

Unusually hot and dry weather will settle into southcentral Alaska
beginning Friday through the weekend. High temperatures will
stretch from the mid 70s to mid 80s throughout the region with the
hottest day likely occurring on Saturday.

Sea breezes... winds blowing from sea to land... which usually
moderate afternoon temperatures will be limited during this
timeframe. Also... periods of gusty winds in
Seward... Whittier... and Valdez will aid in warming temperatures
even further.

Persons out in the near record heat should take necessary
precautions and be fire wise during this dry period.

Following are record highs for select locations in southcentral
for may 30th and 31st.


                   May 30th may 31st
Anchorage 76 75
Palmer 81 77
Talkeetna 79 82
Gulkana 80 84
Valdez 74 75
Cordova 76 74
Seward 69 67




Record Report

Statement as of 1:06 AM AKDT on May 29, 2015



... Record high minimum temperature tied at St Paul AK...

On Thursday may 28... the high minimum temperature of 40 degrees
at St Paul Airport tied the previous record last set in 1993.


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