Storm Prediction Center Day 2 Fire Weather Outlook

Created: Mon Jul 6 07:08:02 UTC 2015 (20150706 0700Z Day 2 FireWX shapefile | 20150706 0700Z Day 2 FireWX KML)

Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic
Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
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   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0204 AM CDT MON JUL 06 2015

   VALID 071200Z - 081200Z

   ...SYNOPSIS...
   ...PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN OREGON INTO THE SOUTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN...

   THE UPPER LOW OFF THE NORTHERN CA COAST WILL SLOWLY ADVANCE E/SE
   TOWARD TO CENTRAL COAST ON TUESDAY...SUPPRESSING SOUTHWARD THE UPPER
   RIDGE THAT HAS BEEN NOSING INTO SOUTHERN OREGON.
   REGARDLESS...ABUNDANT MIDLEVEL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA
   WITH PW VALUES REMAINING NEAR 1 INCH. THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED
   ONCE AGAIN WITH WETTING RAIN IN THE MAIN CORE OF THE STORMS.
   ISOLATED LIGHTNING STRIKES WILL CONTINUE TO POSE CONCERN FOR NEW
   FIRE STARTS DUE TO DRY FUELS. 

   FURTHER NORTH TOWARD THE SOUTHERN COLUMBIA BASIN...DEEP LAYER FLOW
   WILL TAKE ON A MORE WESTERLY COMPONENT...RESULTING IN DOWNSLOPE
   WARMING/DRYING. AFTERNOON RH VALUES WILL FALL INTO THE TEENS AS
   TEMPERATURES WARM INTO THE 90S TO NEAR 100 DEGREES. WESTERLY WINDS
   WILL GENERALLY REMAIN AT OR BELOW 15 MPH BUT OCCASIONAL GUSTS TO 20
   MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE. GIVEN ONGOING DROUGHT AND LACK OF RECENT
   RAINFALL...ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED.

   ..LEITMAN.. 07/06/2015

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

      

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