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FNUS28 KWNS 171958
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DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0257 PM CDT WED SEP 17 2014

VALID 191200Z - 251200Z

THE POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS IS EXPECTED TO BE
LOW THROUGH THE EXTENDED PERIOD...AS BELT OF PRIMARY WLYS ALOFT
REMAINS SHUNTED NWD ACROSS THE NRN LATITUDES OF THE CONUS INTO
CANADA THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. A WEAK CUTOFF LOW WILL MEANDER OVER
THE CA COAST AND WRN GREAT BASIN...MAINTAINING A MOIST AIR MASS
ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST AND SRN PLAINS. MEANWHILE...AN UPPER RIDGE WILL
AMPLIFY OVER THE PAC NW AND WRN CANADA...WITH A RETURN TO HOT
SUMMER-LIKE CONDITIONS INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. CONFIDENCE IS
INCREASING IN A MORE SUBSTANTIAL LARGE-SCALE PATTERN CHANGE INTO THE
MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK WITH A STRONG PACIFIC UPPER TROUGH APPROACHING
THE PAC NW.

..ROGERS.. 09/17/2014

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



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