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Critical Fire Weather Conditions Over The Southwest; Active Weather Pattern To Take Shape Over The Central And Southern U.S. Next Week

The combination of very dry humidity and gusty winds will likely produce critical fire weather conditions over portions of the southern Plains and Desert Southwest into Monday. A slow moving storm system could bring a threat for severe thunderstorms, heavy rainfall, and flooding over portions of the Plains and lower Mississippi Valley early to mid next week. Read More >

Hurricane Maria destroyed one Federal Aviation Administration radar and disabled the other in Puerto Rico, hindering weather forecasts. NOAA teamed up with the Department of Defense to get two mobile radar units deployed to the island. This federal collaboration is improving public safety by providing vital weather forecasting infrastructure as the islands continue to recover. More information here.

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Radar Station SJU (TDWR)