Lower Kobuk and Noatak Valleys Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Fire Weather Watch
Statement as of 12:08 AM AKDT on June 02, 2015

... Fire Weather Watch remains in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Wednesday evening for strong winds for fire weather zone
... Red flag warning is cancelled for strong winds for fire
weather zone 208...

The National Weather Service in Fairbanks has cancelled the red
flag warning.

* Wind... northeast gusting to around 35 mph.

* Humidity... as low as 21 percent.

* Timing... conditions improving after midnight. Near red flag
conditions Tue but winds less than 25 mph.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that weather conditions could lead to
the potential for a red flag event in the near future. This watch
will remain in effect until it is upgraded to a red flag warning
or that it is determined that the red flag event will not

Please advise the appropriate officials or fire crews in the
field of this Fire Weather Watch.

Record Report
Statement as of 1:09 am AKDT on June 2, 2015

... Record high minimum temperature broke again...

The low temperature for June 1st was 53 degrees breaking the previous
record high minimum of 50 set back in 1981. This it the second
consecutive day the high minimum was broken.

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