Storm Prediction Center Day 1 Fire Weather Outlook

Created: Thu Jan 29 08:11:02 UTC 2015 (20150129 1200Z Day 1 FireWX shapefile | 20150129 1200Z Day 1 FireWX KML)

Day 1 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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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 290810

   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0210 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z

   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   SEVERAL MID/UPPER-LEVEL SHORTWAVE TROUGHS WILL TRANSIT ACROSS THE
   MIDWEST AS DOWNSTREAM RIDGING PROGRESSES OFFSHORE OF THE EAST COAST.
   AS A RESULT...CYCLONIC FLOW WILL BECOME ESTABLISHED ACROSS THE ERN
   CONUS LATE IN THE PERIOD. FARTHER WEST...RIDGING ACROSS THE GREAT
   BASIN WILL SLOWLY BE REPLACED BY A BROAD TROUGH. AT THE SFC...AN
   EXPANSIVE HIGH PRES WILL BUILD S/E ACROSS THE PLAINS/MIDWEST
   FOLLOWING A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. A RESULTANT TIGHTENING PRES
   GRADIENT WILL PROMOTE BREEZY CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF THE SRN
   PLAINS...BUT WITH MUCH COOLER TEMPS IN THE POST-FRONTAL AIR
   MASS...RH VALUES WILL GENERALLY REMAIN ABOVE 30 PERCENT. AS
   SUCH...NO DELINEATION IS NECESSARY. ELSEWHERE...RELATIVELY LIGHT
   WINDS AND HIGHER RH VALUES WILL KEEP FIRE WX CONCERNS LOW.

   ..PICCA.. 01/29/2015

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

      

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