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Dec 3, 2016 Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook
Updated: Sat Dec 3 16:06:03 UTC 2016 (Print Version | 20161203 2000Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20161203 2000Z Day 2 FireWX KML)
Day 2 Fire
 Population  Cities/Towns  CWAs  Interstates  Counties  FEMA Regions  Day 2 Surface Analysis

Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
No Risk Areas Forecast
   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 031602

   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1002 AM CST SAT DEC 03 2016

   VALID 041200Z - 051200Z

   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

   NO CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE TO THE ONGOING FORECAST. SEE THE PREVIOUS
   DISCUSSION BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION.

   ..GLEASON.. 12/03/2016

   .PREV DISCUSSION.../ISSUED 0223 AM CST SAT DEC 03 2016/

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A SPLIT-FLOW REGIME WILL BRING A SHORTWAVE TROUGH EAST-NORTHEAST
   FROM THE PLAINS TO THE GREAT LAKES ON SUNDAY. THIS WILL DAMPEN THE
   WEAK RIDGE OVER THE EASTERN U.S. AND QUASI-ZONAL FLOW WILL EMERGE
   FROM THE OH/TN VALLEYS TO THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST. ACROSS THE WEST...
   AN UPPER RIDGE WILL REMAIN OVER THE EASTERN PACIFIC WHILE A BROAD
   TROUGH DEVELOPS SOUTHWARD FROM THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST TO THE GREAT
   BASIN. A STRONG JET WILL DIVE SOUTHWARD ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN
   U.S....MAINTAINING INTENSE DEEP-LAYER NORTHWEST FLOW. MEANWHILE...THE
   UPPER LOW OVER NORTHWEST MEXICO WILL LIFT EAST-NORTHEAST INTO TEXAS.
   WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED FROM TX THROUGH THE
   SOUTHEASTERN U.S. AND ACROSS MUCH OF THE GREAT LAKES AND OH VALLEY
   REGIONS. 

   ...SOUTHERN CA...

   SOME ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS MAY PERSIST ON SUNDAY MORNING
   AS OFFSHORE FLOW CONTINUES. HOWEVER...WIND SPEEDS ARE EXPECTED TO
   DECREASE RAPIDLY BY MIDDAY AS THE SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WEAKENS.

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

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