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FNUS28 KWNS 302013
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DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0312 PM CDT SAT AUG 30 2014

VALID 011200Z - 071200Z

MODEL GUIDANCE GENERALLY INDICATES NO LARGE SCALE FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS THROUGH THE PERIOD.  IT WILL BE WARM AND DRY WITH BREEZY
AFTERNOON CONDITIONS OVER MUCH OF THE GREAT BASIN AND SW. AFTERNOON
WINDS WILL BE STRONGEST IN TERRAIN FAVORED LOCATIONS.

AT THE BEGINNING OF THE PERIOD ON MONDAY...A BROAD UPPER TROUGH WILL
BE MOVING ACROSS THE NRN PLAINS AND INTO CANADA WITH AN ASSOCIATED
COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE CENTRAL U.S. AND EVENTUALLY WEAKENING.
INTO MID-WEEK...THE STRONGER UPPER FLOW WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE NRN
STATES WITH A BROAD UPPER HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE COVERING THE SOUTHERN
STATES.  TOWARDS THE END OF THE WEEK... ANOTHER UPPER TROUGH WILL
MOVE INTO THE PACIFIC NW.  BY THE WEEKEND...A BROAD UPPER TROUGH
PATTERN WILL BE ALONG THE WEST COAST.

..BOTHWELL.. 08/30/2014

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




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