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DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0340 PM CDT MON SEP 15 2014

VALID 171200Z - 231200Z

A STRONG UPPER TROUGH WILL AFFECT THE PAC NW AND GREAT BASIN
MID-WEEK...WITH AN ACCOMPANYING INCREASE IN DEEP-LAYER SWLYS
EXPECTED. ELEVATED TO POTENTIALLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE POSSIBLE ON WED/D3 ACROSS PARTS OF ERN ORE...NERN CA...AND NWRN
ORE...WHERE SFC WINDS WILL INCREASE AS A SFC TROUGH DEEPENS OVER THE
INTERIOR PAC NW. LATER IN THE WEEK...A WEAK CUTOFF LOW IS FORECAST
TO EVOLVE FROM THE UPPER TROUGH AS PRIMARY VORT MAX PROGRESSES EWD
INTO THE NRN PLAINS. MEANWHILE...MOISTURE ASSOCIATED WITH REMNANTS
OF HURRICANE ODILE IS EXPECTED TO RESULT IN INCREASING PRECIPITATION
POTENTIAL ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST AND SRN HIGH PLAINS. AN AMPLIFIED
UPPER RIDGE WILL BUILD OVER THE INTER-MOUNTAIN WEST THIS
WEEKEND...WITH A RETURN TO HOT SUMMER-LIKE CONDITIONS.

..ROGERS.. 09/15/2014

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



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