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FNUS22 KWNS 220931
FWDDY2

DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0430 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

VALID 231200Z - 241200Z

...SYNOPSIS...
STRONGEST MID-/UPPER-LEVEL FLOW WILL RETREAT NORTHWARD INTO CANADA
DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD...EXCEPT ACROSS THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.
HERE...A STRONG MID-/UPPER-LEVEL LOW WILL APPROACH THE
COAST...ALLOWING DEEP WEST/SOUTHWEST FLOW TO OVERSPREAD INLAND
AREAS. THE STRONGER FLOW ALOFT...COUPLED WITH WARM BOUNDARY-LAYER
TEMPERATURES AND STEEP LOW-LEVEL LAPSE RATES...WILL PROMOTE
WARM/BREEZY CONDITIONS ACROSS NORTHEAST CALIFORNIA...NORTHWEST
NEVADA...AND SOUTHWEST OREGON. ACROSS THIS AREA...MINIMUM
RELATIVE-HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR OR ABOVE 20 PERCENT AND AFTERNOON WIND
SPEEDS GENERALLY IN THE 10-20 MPH RANGE WILL RESULT IN AN ELEVATED
FIRE-WEATHER THREAT.

ELSEWHERE...LARGE-SCALE FIRE-WEATHER CONCERNS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED.

..MARSH.. 09/22/2014

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




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