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FNUS21 KWNS 291626
FWDDY1

DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1126 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

VALID 291700Z - 301200Z

NO CHANGES...SEE PREVIOUS DISCUSSION BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS.

..DEAN.. 07/29/2016

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0253 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016/

...SYNOPSIS...
NORTHWESTERLY DEEP LAYER FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY FROM THE PACIFIC
NORTHWEST TO THE CENTRAL ROCKIES AS UPPER ANTICYCLONE PERSISTS OVER
THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS. MIDLEVEL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE STREAMING
NORTHWARD ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN AND ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF THE SIERRA MOUNTAINS AND
WESTERN GREAT BASIN. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE LITTLE RAINFALL WITH
PW VALUES GENERALLY BELOW 0.75 INCHES AND A DEEP...VERY DRY
SUB-CLOUD LAYER IN PLACE. LIGHTNING STRIKES IN VERY DRY FUEL BEDS
WILL POSE AN IGNITION THREAT WITH THESE STORMS. FIRE WEATHER
CONCERNS NOT EXPECTED ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE CONUS.

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

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