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DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0244 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

VALID 021200Z - 081200Z

NO LARGE SCALE FIRE WEATHER AREAS ARE EXPECTED.  MODELS ARE IN
FAIRLY GOOD AGREEMENT THROUGH THE PERIOD.  WITH THE EXCEPTION OF
COASTAL CALIFORNIA...IT WILL CONTINUE HOT AND DRY OVER MOST OF
CALIFORNIA AND THE DESERT SOUTHWEST.  SMALLER SCALE WIND FIELDS WILL
BE MODIFIED MAINLY BY TERRAIN INFLUENCES EACH AFTERNOON WITH THE
STRONG HEATING.

THE STRONGEST UPPER FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE EXTREME NORTHERN
TIER OF STATES WITH UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTH.  ONE
STORM SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC NW ON TUESDAY AND MOVE
EASTWARD TO THE GREAT LAKES BY THE END OF THE WEEK.  AS IT MOVES
EWD...A COLD FRONT AND ASSOCIATED SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
MOVE INTO THE PLAINS BY THE END OF THE WEEK. A RESIDUAL WEAK UPPER
TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE WEST COAST AND MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC NW
OVER THE WEEKEND.

..BOTHWELL.. 08/31/2014

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




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