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This graphic shows the Fine Fuel Moisture levels in Alaska for July 8, today and predicted for July 12 as provided by the Alaska Fire & Fuels Meso West weather information program.

Rains miss northeast Alaskan Interior as fires there continue to burn

Despite much of Alaska receiving rain today, the southeastern Brooks Range, Upper Yukon River, and surrounding uplands continues to be hot, dry, and windy. Gusty northeasterly winds were expected in the southeastern Brooks Range and Yukon Flats. Fires burning in the Upper Yukon fire management zone moderated slightly Sunday, but a shift in the wind […]

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Wind shift brings smoke from northeastern fires to other parts of Alaska

Saturday‚Äôs warm, dry weather across the Upper Yukon River and surrounding uplands increased fire activity on a majority of the fires burning east of the Sheenjek River and along the Canadian border. A shift in the wind Saturday evening to the northeast is driving smoke towards communities along the Yukon River and the Dalton Highway […]

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