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: 349 PM AKDT Fri Aug 17 2018

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Anchorage, AK Local Forecast Office

47NM SE Unalaska AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...STORM WARNING THROUGH SATURDAY...

Synopsis: A strong front associated with a 988 mb North Pacific low will move over the central and eastern Aleutians tonight spreading over the Bering through Sun morning. A second front will move over the western Aleutians Sat afternoon, slowly moving eastward through Sun morning.

Tonight
N wind 35 kt increasing to 50 kt after midnight. Seas 9 ft building to 16 ft after midnight. Rain.
Sat
N wind 50 kt. Seas 19 ft. Rain.
Sat Night
N wind 35 kt. Seas 13 ft. Rain.
Sun And Sun Night
NE wind 15 kt. Seas 11 ft.
Mon Through Tue
SW wind 20 kt. Seas 8 ft.
Wed
S wind 15 kt. Seas 10 ft.
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Last Update: 349 PM AKDT Fri Aug 17 2018
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