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: 345 PM AKDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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6NM SE Cape Spencer AK

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: A small surface low will weaken as it crosses east over the far southern panhandle Friday evening. High pressure will rebuild over the eastern Gulf beginning late Friday and persist into Sunday.

Tonight
W wind 15 kt in the evening becoming light. Seas 4 ft. Patchy fog late.
Sat
Light winds becoming W 10 kt in the afternoon. Seas 3 ft.
Sat Night
NW wind 10 kt in the evening becoming light. Seas 3 ft.
Sun
W wind increasing to 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. S swell.
Sun Night
W wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft. S swell.
Mon
E wind 10 kt becoming light. Seas 7 ft.
Tue
S wind 15 kt. Seas 7 ft.
Wed
S wind 15 kt. Seas 6 ft.
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Last Update: 345 PM AKDT Fri Aug 17 2018
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