- Tuesday May 18th, 2010 :: 09:12 a.m. AKDT
Strong wind advisory for the interior of Alaska from 4:00 p.m. today until 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK has issued a "red flag" strong wind and low humidity advisory for the interior of Alaska from 4:00 p.m. today until 6:00 a.m. Wednesday morning.
A "red flag" warning means that conditions are occurring, or may occur which could lead to the development of large and dangerous fires.
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...FAIRBANKS...FORT WAINWRIGHT...EIELSON AFB...ESTER...
NORTH POLE...MOOSE CREEK...TWO RIVERS...FOX...CHATANIKA...
CHENA HOT SPRINGS...SOURDOUGH CAMP
535 AM AKDT TUE MAY 18 2010
...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 4 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
6 AM AKDT WEDNESDAY...
NORTHEAST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY...REACHING 10 TO 25 MPH WITH
LOCAL GUSTS AROUND 35 MPH LATE THIS AFTERNOON...THEN PERSISTING
A WIND ADVISORY FOR THIS REGION MEANS THAT WINDS OF 35 MPH ARE
OCCURRING OR EXPECTED. SECURE LOOSE OBJECTS THAT MAY BE BLOWN
AROUND BY THE WIND.
For more info, go to: http://firewx.arh.noaa.gov/
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