Storm Prediction Center Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook

Created: Wed Oct 22 07:12:02 UTC 2014 (20141022 0700Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20141022 0700Z 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

Click for Day 2 FireWX Areal Outline Product (KWNSPFWFD2)

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 220710

   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0210 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

   VALID 231200Z - 241200Z

   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER ANTICYCLONE WILL STRENGTHEN OVER NW MEXICO AND DRIFT NWD
   TOWARD THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS ON THURSDAY. THE RESULTING BROAD...LOW
   AMPLITUDE RIDGE OVER THE WEST WILL ALLOW FOR ABOVE NORMAL
   TEMPERATURES TO CREEP NORTHWARD ACROSS PARTS OF CENTRAL/SRN CA AND
   THE SOUTHWESTERN STATES. ADDITIONALLY...VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL
   CONTINUE ACROSS THE DROUGHT STRICKEN REGION. BUT LIGHT WINDS WILL
   PRECLUDE FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS. ELSEWHERE...WEAK W/NW FLOW WILL
   OVERSPREAD THE PLAINS AND MIDWEST AS THE UPPER SHORTWAVE TROUGH
   WEAKENS AND LIFTS NE INTO CANADA. MEANWHILE...THE UPPER LOW OVER THE
   NORTHEAST STATES WILL SHIFT SLOWLY NWD...WITH WIDESPREAD RAIN
   CONTINUING.

   ..LEITMAN.. 10/22/2014

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

      

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