Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Last Update: 135 PM AKDT Fri May 7 2021

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Fairbanks, AK Local Forecast Office

28NM N Kaktovik AK

Marine Zone Forecast

...BRISK WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

Synopsis: High pressure will persist across the Arctic with a 1030 mb high in the Central Beaufort Sea moving to 200 nm N of Oliktok Point by Sun morning, then slowly sliding E. Low pressure will persist over mainland Alaska with a 1015 mb low developing near Kaktovik tonight and dissipating Sat.

Tonight
E winds 25 kt. Freezing fog and blowing snow. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Sat
E winds 25 kt diminishing to 20 kt in the afternoon. freezing fog and blowing snow. Vsby 1 nm or less.
Sat Night
E winds 20 kt. Freezing fog.
Sun
E winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.
Sun Night
E winds 15 kt. Freezing fog.
Mon
E winds 20 kt.
Mon Night
E winds 20 kt.
Tue
E winds 15 kt.
Wed
E winds 15 kt.
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Last Update: 135 PM AKDT Fri May 7 2021
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