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DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
1007 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015

VALID 011200Z - 021200Z

...NO CRITICAL AREAS...

NO CHANGES NEEDED.

..LEITMAN.. 01/31/2015

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 0349 AM CST SAT JAN 31 2015/

...SYNOPSIS...
THE MEANDERING SOUTHWEST UNITED STATES LOW WILL CONTINUE TO DRIFT
SOUTH THROUGH THE PERIOD...ENDING UP NEAR THE SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF
THE BAJA PENINSULA BY THE END OF THE PERIOD. ELSEWHERE...A
STRONG...SHORT-WAVE TROUGH WILL RAPIDLY PUSH EAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL
AND EASTERN UNITED STATES...BRINGING WIDESPREAD SNOWS FROM IOWA
EASTWARD INTO THE NORTHERN MID-ATLANTIC/SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND.
ADDITIONALLY...AN ASSOCIATED SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL BE DRIVEN SOUTH
AND EAST ACROSS MUCH OF THE SOUTHERN AND SOUTHEASTERN UNITED
STATES...USHERING IN A COOLER...DRYER AIRMASS.

ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...OFFSHORE FLOW WILL ONCE
AGAIN BE LIKELY AT THE START OF THE PERIOD BEFORE WANING LATE
MORNING/EARLY AFTERNOON.

ACROSS ALL AREAS...THE LACKING COMBINATION OF STRONG WINDS...LOW
RELATIVE HUMIDITY/WARM TEMPERATURES...AND DRY FUELS WILL PRECLUDE
LARGE-SCALE FIRE-WEATHER CONCERNS.

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





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