Storm Prediction Center Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

Created: Fri Jul 29 07:57:02 UTC 2016 (20160729 1200Z Day 1 FireWX shapefile | 20160729 1200Z Day 1 FireWX KML)

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic
Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
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   FNUS21 KWNS 290753

   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0253 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   NORTHWESTERLY DEEP LAYER FLOW WILL CONTINUE TODAY FROM THE PACIFIC
   NORTHWEST TO THE CENTRAL ROCKIES AS UPPER ANTICYCLONE PERSISTS OVER
   THE SOUTHWEST DESERTS. MIDLEVEL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE STREAMING
   NORTHWARD ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN AND ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED
   THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED OVER PORTIONS OF THE SIERRA MOUNTAINS AND
   WESTERN GREAT BASIN. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE LITTLE RAINFALL WITH
   PW VALUES GENERALLY BELOW 0.75 INCHES AND A DEEP...VERY DRY
   SUB-CLOUD LAYER IN PLACE. LIGHTNING STRIKES IN VERY DRY FUEL BEDS
   WILL POSE AN IGNITION THREAT WITH THESE STORMS. FIRE WEATHER
   CONCERNS NOT EXPECTED ELSEWHERE ACROSS THE CONUS.

   ..LEITMAN.. 07/29/2016

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

      

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