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FNUS21 KWNS 180822
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DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0322 AM CDT THU SEP 18 2014

VALID 181200Z - 191200Z

...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

...SYNOPSIS...
WITH THE MAIN UPPER FLOW PATTERN SHIFTING NWD...ALONG THE US/CANADA
BORDER...NO LARGE SCALE FIRE WEATHER AREAS ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY.
THE REMNANTS OF AN UPPER TROUGH OVER THE EAST WILL LIFT OUT OVER ERN
CANADA WHILE AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE WEST COAST AND
WEAKEN WHILE THE SRN PORTION OF THE TROUGH WILL REMAIN ALONG THE CA
COAST.  THE W COAST TROUGH WILL TRIGGER SOME SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER NRN CA AND PORTIONS OF OREGON WHERE FUELS HAVE
BEEN VERY DRY...ESPECIALLY OVER NRN CA.

AHEAD OF THE W COAST TROUGH...BREEZY S/SWLY WINDS AROUND 15 MPH WILL
DEVELOP DURING THE AFTERNOON IN AN ARC FROM SRN NV INTO CNTRL WY AND
A FEW LOCALIZED AREAS WILL SEE AFTERNOON HUMIDITY DROPPING TO 15 TO
20 PERCENT FOR A FEW HOURS.  SOME OF THE FUELS REMAIN DRY ALTHOUGH
MOST OF THE FUELS ARE MOIST.

THE REMNANTS OF WHAT WAS HURRICANE ODILE WILL CONTINUE TO PRODUCE
RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SW.

..BOTHWELL.. 09/18/2014

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




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