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FNUS22 KWNS 220711
FWDDY2

DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0210 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

VALID 231200Z - 241200Z

...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

...SYNOPSIS...
AN UPPER ANTICYCLONE WILL STRENGTHEN OVER NW MEXICO AND DRIFT NWD
TOWARD THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS ON THURSDAY. THE RESULTING BROAD...LOW
AMPLITUDE RIDGE OVER THE WEST WILL ALLOW FOR ABOVE NORMAL
TEMPERATURES TO CREEP NORTHWARD ACROSS PARTS OF CENTRAL/SRN CA AND
THE SOUTHWESTERN STATES. ADDITIONALLY...VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE ACROSS THE DROUGHT STRICKEN REGION. BUT LIGHT WINDS WILL
PRECLUDE FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS. ELSEWHERE...WEAK W/NW FLOW WILL
OVERSPREAD THE PLAINS AND MIDWEST AS THE UPPER SHORTWAVE TROUGH
WEAKENS AND LIFTS NE INTO CANADA. MEANWHILE...THE UPPER LOW OVER THE
NORTHEAST STATES WILL SHIFT SLOWLY NWD...WITH WIDESPREAD RAIN
CONTINUING.

..LEITMAN.. 10/22/2014

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




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