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FNUS22 KWNS 221628
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DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1127 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014

VALID 231200Z - 241200Z

...NE CA...FAR NW NV...SE ORE...
SUSTAINED SWLY WINDS NEAR 15-20 MPH...TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 70S
AND LOW 80S...AND MIN RH VALUES AROUND 15 TO 20 PERCENT ARE STILL
ANTICIPATED. THESE CONDITIONS WILL SUPPORT ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS AND NO CHANGES ARE NEEDED TO THE PREVIOUS OUTLOOK.

..MOSIER.. 09/22/2014

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0430 AM CDT MON SEP 22 2014/

...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.

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



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