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Sep 16, 2014 Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook
Updated: Tue Sep 16 08:57:02 UTC 2014 (Print Version | 20140916 0700Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20140916 0700Z Day 2 FireWX KML)
Day 2 Fire
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Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
No Risk Areas Forecast
   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 160856

   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0356 AM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

   VALID 171200Z - 181200Z

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   ON WEDNESDAY...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO POSITION JUST OFF THE
   NRN CA/OREGON COAST AS THE UPPER RIDGE OVER THE WEST SHIFTS EWD.  

   THE REMNANTS OF HURRICANE ODILE WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD HIGHER
   HUMIDITY OVER SRN CA AND INTO THE SW ALONG WITH INCREASING CHANCES
   OF RAIN AND THUNDERSTORMS.

   ...NERN CA...NWRN NV AND S-CNTRL/SERN OREGON...
   SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR THE AREA AGAIN ON WEDNESDAY WITH
   SWLY WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND HIGHER GUSTS ALONG WITH HUMIDITY FROM 15
   TO 20 PERCENT AND HIGHS IN THE 70S AND 80S.  WITHIN THE ELEVATED
   AREA...SOME AREAS WILL SEE HIGHER WINDS THAN ON TUESDAY...LEADING TO
   NEAR CRITICAL CONDITIONS.  HOWEVER...AT THIS TIME...THE LOWEST
   HUMIDITY AND STRONGEST WINDS MAY NOT COINCIDE SO WILL ONLY CALL FOR
   ELEVATED CONDITIONS.  

   A MIX OF WET AND A FEW DRY THUNDERSTORMS MAY BE POSSIBLE ACROSS FAR
   NWRN CA...WRN OREGON WITH THE UPPER TROUGH.  ALSO...A MIX OF SOME
   WET AND DRY STORMS FROM CNTRL NV...NWD INTO CNTRL ID/WRN MT ARE ALSO
   POSSIBLE.  CONFIDENCE IN ANY PARTICULAR AREA...ESPECIALLY FOR DRY
   THUNDERSTORMS...REMAINS LOW AT THIS TIME.

   ..BOTHWELL.. 09/16/2014

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

   CLICK FOR DAY 2 FIREWX AREAL OUTLINE PRODUCT (KWNSPFWFD2)

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