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HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION
NWS ALASKA PACIFIC RIVER FORECAST CENTER ANCHORAGE AK
300 PM AKDT TUE OCT 28 2014 

...FLOOD POTENTIAL... 

FLOOD POTENTIAL IS CURRENTLY LOW FOR THE STATE OF ALASKA.

...HYDROMETEOROLOGICAL DISCUSSION... THERE EXISTS A LONGWAVE TROUGH 
ACROSS MAJORITY OF THE STATE.   THERE IS A LOW IN THE EASTERN GULF 
OF ALASKA WHICH IS COMBINING WITH THE SOUTHERLY LOW LEVEL JET TO 
BRING MODERTE PRECIPITATION TO SOUTHEAST... CONTINUING THROUGH 
FRIDAY.

FREEZING LEVELS WERE AT THE SURFACE OVER MOST OF THE MAINLAND THIS 
MORNING... RISING TO 3100-4300 FT OVER THE PANDHANDLE.  FREEZING 
LEVELS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO CHANGE MUCH OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

PRECIPITATION... SELECTED PRECIPITATION TOTALS OVER THE 24 HOURS 
ENDING AT 4 AM TODAY:


LOCATION NAME                 PE TS   24 HR 
======== ====                 == ==   ===== 
ALSQ9    ALSEK RIVER ABOVE BA PP RG :  1.42
HADA2    HAIDA RAWS           PP RG :  0.88
PAYA     YAKUTAT              PP RZ :  0.66
KLWA2    HOLLIS               PP RZ :  0.60
PAKW     KLAWOCK              PP RZ :  0.59
PADQ     KODIAK               PP RZ :  0.56
HNAH1    HANA AP              PP RG :  0.55
PNSH1    PUNALUU STREAM NEAR  PP RG :  0.51
PNSH1    PUNALUU STREAM NEAR  PC RG :  0.51
THBA2    THORNE BAY WATER     PP RZ :  0.47
PECA2    PELICAN              PP RZ :  0.47
HYDA2    SALMON CREEK NR HYDE PP RZ :  0.47
KTAA2    KETCHIKAN 13N        PP RZ :  0.43
TNLH1    TUNNEL RG            PP RG :  0.42
TNLH1    TUNNEL RG            PC RG :  0.42
HCSA2    HAINES CUSTOMS       PP RZ :  0.40
PAFH1    PUU ALII             PP RG :  0.38
PPIZ     POINT LAY            PP RZ :  0.37
WLDH1    WAILUA DITCH         PP RG :  0.36
THOA2    THORNE BAY RAWS      PP RG :  0.34
WODA2    WOODSMOKE            PP RZ :  0.30
SRYA2    SITUK RIVER NR YAKUT PP R2 :  0.30
CFSA2    CRAIG FOREST SERVICE PP RZ :  0.27
WLLH1    MOUNT WAIALEALE NEAR PP RG :  0.26
BLCA2    BLACK CAPE RAWS      PC RG :  0.26



...LONG RANGE... 

THE 6 TO 10 DAY TEMPERATURE OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED CHANCES OF ABOVE 
NORMAL TEMPERATURES OVER THE THE NORTH SLOPE AND WESTERN BROOKS 
RANGE.  THERE ARE INCREASED CHANCES FOR BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES 
OVER MOST OF SOUTHCENTRAL ALASKA AND OVER THE SOUTHEAST MAINLAND. 

THE 6 TO 10 DAY PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK HAS INCREASED CHANCES FOR 
BELOW NORMAL PRECIPITATION OVER MOST OF THE EASTERN INTERIOR AND 
NORTHEAST MAINLAND.  THERE ARE INCREASED CHANCES FOR ABOVE NORMAL 
PRECIPITATION OVER THE FAR WESTERN MAINLAND... MUCH OF THE AKPEN... 
AND OVER SOUTHEAST ALASKA. 
 
PLEASE REFER TO THE CLIMATE PREDICTION CENTER HOME PAGE FOR FURTHER 
INFORMATION.  

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THIS HYDROMET DISCUSSION WILL BE ISSUED DAILY UNTIL FREEZE-UP BEGINS 
IN THE FALL.
 
A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE HYDROMET DISCUSSION IS AVAILABLE AT  
HTTP://APRFC.ARH.NOAA.GOV/PRODUCTS/GHMD.PHP

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