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DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0225 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

VALID 291200Z - 301200Z

...SYNOPSIS...
A ZONAL-FLOW REGIME WILL ENCOMPASS MOST OF THE CNTRL CONUS...W OF A
MIDLEVEL RIDGE CENTERED OVER NEW ENGLAND. A WEAK SRN STREAM UPPER
DISTURBANCE WILL SLOWLY MOVE EWD ACROSS SRN CA TO NEAR THE LOWER CO
RIVER VALLEY...SUPPORTING A MODEST STRENGTHENING IN LOW-MIDLEVEL
SWLY FLOW ACROSS PARTS OF THE SOUTHWEST. GULF MOISTURE WILL SPREAD
WWD INTO ERN NM EARLY SUN MORNING...WITH THE DRYLINE BECOMING
POSITIONED OVER THE SRN/CNTRL HIGH PLAINS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

...FAR SERN AZ AND SRN NM...
A MODEST STRENGTHENING IN LOW-LEVEL SWLY FLOW WILL OCCUR IN RESPONSE
TO A WEAK LEE SFC TROUGH OVER THE SRN HIGH PLAINS...WITH SUSTAINED
WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASING TO 15 TO LOCALLY 20 MPH. VERY DEEP
DIURNAL BOUNDARY-LAYER MIXING WILL OCCUR AND SUPPORT WIDESPREAD
SINGLE-DIGIT RH VALUES DURING PEAK HEATING. ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR...WITH CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
POTENTIAL MITIGATED BY THE LACK OF STRONGER LOW-MIDLEVEL FLOW.

..ROGERS.. 05/28/2016

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

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