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May 28, 2016 Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook
Updated: Sat May 28 07:30:03 UTC 2016 (Print Version | 20160528 1200Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20160528 1200Z Day 2 FireWX KML)
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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 280725

   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0225 AM CDT SAT MAY 28 2016

   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A ZONAL-FLOW REGIME WILL ENCOMPASS MOST OF THE CNTRL CONUS...W OF A
   MIDLEVEL RIDGE CENTERED OVER NEW ENGLAND. A WEAK SRN STREAM UPPER
   DISTURBANCE WILL SLOWLY MOVE EWD ACROSS SRN CA TO NEAR THE LOWER CO
   RIVER VALLEY...SUPPORTING A MODEST STRENGTHENING IN LOW-MIDLEVEL
   SWLY FLOW ACROSS PARTS OF THE SOUTHWEST. GULF MOISTURE WILL SPREAD
   WWD INTO ERN NM EARLY SUN MORNING...WITH THE DRYLINE BECOMING
   POSITIONED OVER THE SRN/CNTRL HIGH PLAINS DURING THE AFTERNOON.

   ...FAR SERN AZ AND SRN NM...
   A MODEST STRENGTHENING IN LOW-LEVEL SWLY FLOW WILL OCCUR IN RESPONSE
   TO A WEAK LEE SFC TROUGH OVER THE SRN HIGH PLAINS...WITH SUSTAINED
   WIND SPEEDS WILL INCREASING TO 15 TO LOCALLY 20 MPH. VERY DEEP
   DIURNAL BOUNDARY-LAYER MIXING WILL OCCUR AND SUPPORT WIDESPREAD
   SINGLE-DIGIT RH VALUES DURING PEAK HEATING. ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR...WITH CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
   POTENTIAL MITIGATED BY THE LACK OF STRONGER LOW-MIDLEVEL FLOW.

   ..ROGERS.. 05/28/2016

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

   CLICK FOR DAY 2 FIREWX AREAL OUTLINE PRODUCT (KWNSPFWFD2)

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