Storm Prediction Center Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook

Created: Wed Mar 4 16:16:02 UTC 2015 (20150304 2000Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20150304 2000Z Day 2 FireWX KML)

Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic
Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
No Risk Areas Forecast

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   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1014 AM CST WED MAR 04 2015

   VALID 051200Z - 061200Z

   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

   NO CHANGES TO THE PREVIOUS FORECAST.

   ..ROGERS.. 03/04/2015

   .PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0147 AM CST WED MAR 04 2015/

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A BROAD AREA OF COLD HIGH PRESSURE BEHIND A SEWD MOVING COLD FRONT
   WITH ASSOCIATED PRECIPITATION WILL LIMIT FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS E OF
   THE ROCKIES ON D2/THU. ACROSS THE W...UPPER RIDGING OVER THE ERN
   PACIFIC SHOULD MOVE SLIGHTLY EWD AND BECOME ESTABLISHED OVER THE
   MAJORITY OF THE WRN STATES BY THU EVENING. WEAK TROUGHING WILL
   REMAIN OVER SRN CA AND ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS. AT THE SFC...THE
   PRESSURE GRADIENT BETWEEN A GREAT BASIN HIGH AND A WEAK INVERTED
   TROUGH OFF THE COAST OF SRN CA WILL INDUCE LIGHT TO OCCASIONALLY
   MODERATE NLY/NELY DOWNSLOPE WINDS ACROSS THE FAVORED
   MOUNTAINS/PASSES OF INLAND SRN CA. WITH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TO
   WARM INTO THE 70S...A REDUCTION IN RH VALUES BELOW 20 PERCENT IS
   LIKELY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING FOR THESE AREAS.
   HOWEVER...RECENT PRECIPITATION HAS RENDERED FUELS
   UNRECEPTIVE/MOIST...AND GIVEN THE GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS
   FORECAST...NO FIRE WEATHER AREA HAS BEEN INTRODUCED ACROSS SRN CA.

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

      

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