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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3NM NE Whittier AK

Marine Zone Forecast


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
E wind 10 kt increasing to 15 kt in the afternoon. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
Tonight
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
Sun
E wind 20 kt. Seas 2 ft. Rain.
Sun Night
E wind 25 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Mon
E wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Tue Through Wed
E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
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Last Update: 342 AM AKDT Sat Aug 18 2018
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