U.S. Severe Weather Forecast (Convective Outlook)

Day Three

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Day 2 convective outlook 
National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center Norman OK 
1149 am CDT Friday Oct 21 2016 

Valid 221200z - 231200z 

..no severe thunderstorm areas forecast... 

severe thunderstorms are not expected across the contiguous U.S. 

A powerful middle- to upper-level trough and associated closed low will 
move across the northeastern U.S. Saturday and Saturday night. A 
lower-amplitude flow regime will be located upstream across the 
northern tier of states while a middle-level anticyclone remains over 
the coastal Texas. Other than a low risk for a thunderstorm over 
southeastern Arizona during the late afternoon...thunderstorm chances 
will be minimal to none over the rest of the lower 48 states. 

.Smith.. 10/21/2016