Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region.
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Last Update: 342 AM AKDT Sat Aug 18 2018

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Synopsis: A front associated with a 984 mb North Pacific in the western Gulf will move into the northern Gulf Sat night. The front will then remain stationary and slowly weaken through Mon.

Today
Variable wind less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Tonight
Variable wind less than 10 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
Sun
NE wind 10 kt in the morning becoming variable less than 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Sun Night
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Mon Through Tue
NE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Wed
SW wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
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Last Update: 342 AM AKDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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