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Day 3-8 Fire Weather Outlook Issued on Sep 16, 2014
Updated: Tue Sep 16 20:04:02 UTC 2014  (Print Version)
Note: Fire weather probabilistic information in MS-Word or PDF.
Note: Starting June 25, 2013, the SPC will issue Experimental Dry Thunderstorm Fire Weather Outlooks for Days 4 through 8 with individual web graphics. Mouse over or click on the tabs above the graphic to view daily Day 3-8 Fire Weather Categorical Outlooks (D3-8 FW Categorical). Scalloped areas (in Day3-8 graphics)/dashed areas (in individual day graphics) will indicate areas where the combination of numerous cloud-to-ground lightning strikes, generally less than one-tenth inch of rain and dry fuels are forecast. Please read the Product Description Document (PDD), Public Information Notice (PNS), and provide feedback using this link: http://www.nws.noaa.gov/survey/nws-survey.php?code=DTFWO. The experiment will end on July 30, 2013 and a decision will be made whether to proceed with testing, revise the test, or continue on the path to operational production.
Note: Starting on June 5, 2012 to January 30, 2013, SPC will issue Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Dry Thunder and Strong Wind Outlooks for Day 3 to 8 with individual web graphics. Mouse over or click on the tabs above the graphic to view daily Probabilistic Dry Thunder (DryT) and Strong Wind (Wind) Fire Weather Outlooks. Please read the Product Description Document (PDD) and provide feedback using this link: http://www.weather.gov/survey/nws-survey.php?code=spc38firewx.
D3-8 FW Categorical D3 D4 D5 D6 D7 D8
Prob. DryT/LowRH/Wind D3 D4 D5 D6 D7 D8
Population Cities CWAs Interstates Counties FEMA Regions

Risk Area (sq. mi.) Area Pop. Some Larger Population Centers in Risk Area
No Risk Areas Forecast
D3Thu, Sep 18, 2014 - Fri, Sep 19, 2014 D6Sun, Sep 21, 2014 - Mon, Sep 22, 2014
D4Fri, Sep 19, 2014 - Sat, Sep 20, 2014 D7Mon, Sep 22, 2014 - Tue, Sep 23, 2014
D5Sat, Sep 20, 2014 - Sun, Sep 21, 2014 D8Tue, Sep 23, 2014 - Wed, Sep 24, 2014
(All days are valid from 12 UTC - 12 UTC)
   ZCZC SPCFWDD38 ALL
   FNUS28 KWNS 162002

   DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0302 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

   VALID 181200Z - 241200Z

   BELT OF STRONGER WLYS ALOFT WILL GENERALLY REMAIN CONFINED TO THE
   NRN LATITUDES OF THE CONUS...WHILE A SRN STREAM CUTOFF LOW MEANDERS
   OVER THE SOUTHWEST/GREAT BASIN. RICH MOISTURE ASSOCIATED WITH THE
   REMNANTS OF HURRICANE ODILE WILL SUPPORT WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION
   ACROSS AZ/NM ON THU/D3 AND FRI/D4...SHIFTING INTO THE SRN PLAINS
   THIS WEEKEND. A PERIOD OF WEAK OFFSHORE FLOW WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER
   PARTS OF WA/ORE THIS WEEKEND AS WELL...BUT CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE
   NOT ANTICIPATED. OTHERWISE...AN UPPER RIDGE CENTERED OVER THE NRN
   ROCKIES WILL MAINTAIN HOT SUMMER-LIKE CONDITIONS OVER MOST OF THE
   PAC NW AND INTER-MOUNTAIN WEST THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK.

   ..ROGERS.. 09/16/2014

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

   $$

   CLICK TO GET FNUS38 KWNS PFWF38 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK DAY 3-8 AREAL OUTLINE PRODUCT
      
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To retrieve previous Day 3-8 FireWX outlooks, type in the date you wish to retrieve in YYMMDD (e.g., 060205 for Feb. 5, 2006).
Data available since January 1, 2006.
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