Heat Continues For Parts Of Western & Southern U.S. While Monsoon Slowly Begins To Decrease

Another day of dangerous heat is in store for parts of the western and southern U.S. on Tuesday before a cooling trend begins Wednesday. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for northern CA and southwestern OR, while Heat Advisories cover parts of the southern Plains/Lower MS Valley. Meanwhile, monsoon will slowly taper off Tuesday in the Southwest, but isolated heavy rain remains possible.

Last Update: 352 AM AKDT Tue Jul 17 2018

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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

55NM SSE Cape Merdenhall AK

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Synopsis: A 1011 mb low 170 nm north of Shemya moves to 135 nm south of St. George at 1011 mb by Wed morning and then to 150 nm south of Dutch Harbor at 1013 mb by Thu morning. A front associated with a 1008 mb Kamchatka low moves to the western Aleutians by Wed morning.

SW wind 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
S wind 10 kt becoming SE after midnight. Seas 3 ft.
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Wed Night
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Thu Through Sat
SE wind 15 kt. Seas 3 ft.
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Last Update: 352 AM AKDT Tue Jul 17 2018
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