Smoke advisory and Red Flag Warnings, July 4, 2019

smoke advisory for the Kenai Peninsula
Dense smoke advisory for the Kenai Peninsula and areas east of Anchorage, Alaska expiring at 1 p.m. AKDT July 4, 2019, (or 4 p.m. CDT).

A Dense Smoke Advisory has been issued for the Kenai Peninsula and areas west of Anchorage, Alaska for dense smoke from the Swan Lake Fire that could reduce visibility to one-quarter mile or less.

Red Flag Warnings have been issued for areas in Western Colorado and Eastern Utah until 9 p.m. CDT Thursday. Forecasters expect 10 to 20 mph southwest winds gusting to 35, and relative humidity of 9 to 14 percent.

Red Flag Warning July 4, 2019
Red Flag Warnings July 4, 2019.
Wildfire smoke map
Wildfire smoke map updated at 12:33 CDT July 4, 2019.

(Red Flag Warnings can be modified throughout the day as NWS offices around the country update and revise their weather forecasts.)

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, he continues to learn, and strives to be a Student of Fire. Google+