Fairbanks North Star Borough County, Alaska
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Air Quality Alert
AKZ222-040100-
MIDDLE TANANA VALLEY-
613 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM AKDT FRIDAY...

THE FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR BOROUGH AIR QUALITY DIVISION HAS ISSUED
AN AIR QUALITY ALERT...IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM AKDT FRIDAY.

FAIRBANKS AIR QUALITY IS CURRENTLY CLASSIFIED AS UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS AND EXCEEDS THE EPA HEALTH LIMIT FOR FINE
PARTICULATE POLLUTION. PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...
THE ELDERLY AND CHILDREN SHOULD LIMIT PROLONGED EXERTION.

NORTH POLE AIR QUALITY IS CURRENTLY CLASSIFIED AS UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS AND EXCEEDS THE EPA HEALTH LIMIT FOR FINE
PARTICULATE POLLUTION. PEOPLE WITH RESPIRATORY OR HEART DISEASE...
THE ELDERLY AND CHILDREN SHOULD LIMIT PROLONGED EXERTION.

FOREST FIRE SMOKE HAS RETURNED TO THE FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR
BOROUGH. THE SMOKE AND LOCAL AIR QUALITY WILL BE
VARIABLE...RANGING FROM UNHEALTHY FOR SENSITIVE GROUPS TO
UNHEALTHY THROUGH FRIDAY.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ABOUT AIR QUALITY IN THE BOROUGH YOU
CAN ACCESS THE BOROUGH WEBSITE AT FNSB.US (ALL LOWER CASE)...THEN
SELECT THE AIR QUALITY LINK.

$$

Dense Smoke Advisory
AKZ221-031600-
/O.CON.PAFG.SM.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-150704T0200Z/
CENTRAL INTERIOR-
INCLUDING...NENANA...ANDERSON...TANANA...MINTO...
MANLEY HOT SPRINGS...RAMPART...LAKE MINCHUMINA...LIVENGOOD
1155 PM AKDT THU JUL 2 2015

...DENSE SMOKE ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM AKDT
FRIDAY...

* VISIBILITY...SMOKE WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. SMOKE WILL BE
DENSE AT TIMES REDUCING VISIBILITY TO ONE MILE OR LESS.

* TIMING...CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY. VISIBILITY
MAY BE VARIABLE DEPENDING ON WIND DIRECTION AND PROXIMITY TO
FIRES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A DENSE SMOKE ADVISORY MEANS VISIBILITIES ARE LIMITED TO ONE MILE
OR LESS IN WILDFIRE SMOKE. IF OUTDOORS...PROLONGED PHYSICAL
EXERTION SHOULD BE REDUCED OR STOPPED.

&&

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Flood Advisory
AKZ223>226-032230-
/O.NEW.PAFG.FA.Y.0011.150701T2236Z-150703T2230Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS-DENALI-UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE
COUNTRY-EASTERN ALASKA RANGE-
224 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN FAIRBANKS HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
DELTANA AND TANANA FLATS...UPPER TANANA VALLEY AND THE FORTYMILE
COUNTRY NORTH OF DOT LAKE...DENALI FROM THE PARKS HIGHWAY EAST...
EASTERN ALASKA RANGE FROM THE RICHARSON HIGHWAY WEST.

* UNTIL 230 PM AKDT FRIDAY

* UP TO 1 INCH OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN THE ADVISORY AREAS. ADDITIONAL
RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF ABOUT 1 INCH WITH LOCAL AMOUNTS UP TO 2 INCHES
ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY.

* HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE SIGNIFICANT RISES IN THE LEVELS OF SMALL
RIVERS AND STREAMS. SOME SMALL RIVERS AND STREAMS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE IN MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN...WILL RISE TO ABOVE BANKFULL STAGE
CAUSING MINOR FLOODING.

* PEOPLE CAMPING OR INVOLVED IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITY NEAR SMALL RIVERS
AND STREAMS SHOULD BE ALERT FOR RISING WATER LEVELS AND BE PEPARED
TO MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.

LAT...LON 6412 14112 6342 14334 6296 14392 6333 14635
6344 14754 6356 14843 6354 14886 6405 14874
6412 14799 6406 14679 6442 14585 6501 14468
6528 14303 6476 14119

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