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FNUS21 KWNS 290810
FWDDY1

DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0210 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

VALID 291200Z - 301200Z

...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

...SYNOPSIS...
SEVERAL MID/UPPER-LEVEL SHORTWAVE TROUGHS WILL TRANSIT ACROSS THE
MIDWEST AS DOWNSTREAM RIDGING PROGRESSES OFFSHORE OF THE EAST COAST.
AS A RESULT...CYCLONIC FLOW WILL BECOME ESTABLISHED ACROSS THE ERN
CONUS LATE IN THE PERIOD. FARTHER WEST...RIDGING ACROSS THE GREAT
BASIN WILL SLOWLY BE REPLACED BY A BROAD TROUGH. AT THE SFC...AN
EXPANSIVE HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S/E ACROSS THE PLAINS/MIDWEST
FOLLOWING A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. A RESULTANT TIGHTENING PRES
GRADIENT WILL PROMOTE BREEZY CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF THE SRN
PLAINS...BUT WITH MUCH COOLER TEMPS IN THE POST-FRONTAL AIR
MASS...RH VALUES WILL GENERALLY REMAIN ABOVE 30 PERCENT. AS
SUCH...NO DELINEATION IS NECESSARY. ELSEWHERE...RELATIVELY LIGHT
WINDS AND HIGHER RH VALUES WILL KEEP FIRE WX CONCERNS LOW.

..PICCA.. 01/29/2015

...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...



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