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FNUS22 KWNS 270821
FWDDY2

DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0220 AM CST THU NOV 27 2014

VALID 281200Z - 291200Z

...SYNOPSIS...
ZONAL FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGHOUT THE PERIOD. PRIMARY UPPER FEATURE
WILL BE A SHORTWAVE TROUGH APPROACHING THE PACIFIC NW FROM BRITISH
COLUMBIA LATE IN THE PERIOD. AT THE SURFACE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL
GRADUALLY SHIFT EWD FROM THE SOUTHEAST STATES/TN VALLEY TO THE
MID-ATLANTIC WHILE PRESSURES GRADUALLY LOWER WITHIN THE TROUGH
ACROSS THE PLAINS.

...SRN HIGH PLAINS...
DEEPENING PLAINS TROUGH WILL HELP INCREASE THE SURFACE PRESSURE
GRADIENT OVER THE REGION. AS A RESULT...WIND SPEEDS ARE EXPECTED TO
BE A FEW MPH HIGHER THAN ON THURSDAY WITH SUSTAINED SPEEDS AROUND 20
MPH LIKELY. TEMPERATURES ARE ALSO EXPECTED TO BE 7 TO 10 DEGREES
WARMER WITH HIGHS GENERALLY IN THE MID 70S -- NEAR RECORD HIGHS
ACROSS THE TX PANHANDLE -- AND RH VALUES IN THE TEENS. THESE
METEOROLOGICAL CONDITIONS ARE CONSISTENT WITH ANY ELEVATED FIRE
WEATHER THREAT IN AREAS WHERE FUELS ARE DRY.

..MOSIER.. 11/27/2014

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



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