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.

Coastal Waters Forecast for Unalaska Bay (PKZ171) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Unalaska Bay (PKZ171)
Issued by: National Weather Service Anchorage, AK
Last Update: 338 AM AKDT Sat Aug 18 2018

Today: N wind 40 kt. Gusts to 50 kt. Seas 17 ft. Rain.

Tonight: N wind 25 kt becoming NE 10 kt after midnight. Seas 10 ft subsiding to 3 ft after midnight. Rain.

Sun: E wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Sun Night: SE wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Mon: S wind 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Tue Through Wed: S wind 15 kt. Seas 2 ft.

Zone Forecast: Unalaska Bay (PKZ171)

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