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FNUS22 KWNS 010801
FWDDY2

DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0300 AM CDT SUN MAY 01 2016

VALID 021200Z - 031200Z

...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

...SYNOPSIS...
POSITIVELY TILTED UPPER TROUGHING SHOULD INITIALLY RESIDE OVER THE
UPPER MIDWEST AND GREAT LAKES REGION ON D2/MON. A SHORTWAVE TROUGH
OVER THE NRN PLAINS SHOULD MOVE SWD TO THE CNTRL PLAINS THROUGH THE
PERIOD...ENCOURAGING AMPLIFICATION OF A LARGE-SCALE UPPER TROUGH
OVER MUCH OF THE CNTRL/ERN CONUS. ENHANCED MID-LEVEL WINDS
ASSOCIATED WITH THIS LARGE-SCALE UPPER TROUGH WILL EXTEND FROM TX
NEWD TO NEW ENGLAND. AT THE SFC...POTENTIAL WILL EXIST FOR NLY WINDS
OF 10-15 MPH TO OCCUR MON AFTERNOON ACROSS PORTIONS OF WRN ND IN
ASSOCIATION WITH THE SHORTWAVE TROUGH DESCRIBED ABOVE. HOWEVER...RH
VALUES ARE FORECAST TO REMAIN ABOVE 20 PERCENT OWING MAINLY TO COOL
TEMPERATURES. GIVEN THESE MARGINAL FORECAST WIND SPEEDS AND RH
VALUES ACROSS WRN ND MON AFTERNOON...NO ELEVATED AREA HAS BEEN
INTRODUCED. MINIMAL FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS THE
REMAINDER OF THE CONUS.

..GLEASON.. 05/01/2016

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

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