Note: Fire weather probabilistic information in
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.
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Public Information Notice (PNS),
and provide feedback using this link:
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.
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Product Description Document (PDD) and provide feedback using this link:
ZCZC SPCFWDD38 ALL
FNUS28 KWNS 261953
DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0253 PM CDT TUE AUG 26 2014
VALID 281200Z - 031200Z
A MID-LEVEL TROUGH SITUATED OVER THE CNTRL AND SRN ROCKIES ON
THURSDAY WILL MOVE EWD INTO THE MS RIVER VALLEY REGION AND WEAKEN BY
THIS WEEKEND. A FLAT MID-LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE NWRN CONUS ON
THURSDAY WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A TROUGH BREAKING DOWN THE RIDGE OVER
THIS REGION BY THE FRIDAY/SATURDAY PERIOD. LOCALIZED AREAS OF
MODERATE SURFACE WINDS MAY DEVELOP OVER INTERIOR PORTIONS OF WA/ORE
THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS FLOW FIELDS STRENGTHEN. A MORE WIDESPREAD
STRONG WIND EVENT IS POSSIBLE IN LEE OF THE SIERRA INTO THE NRN HALF
OF NV ON SATURDAY AS A BELT OF 50 MPH MID-LEVEL FLOW OVERSPREADS A
WARM/DRY BOUNDARY LAYER. MODELS SUGGEST THE WRN U.S. SPEED MAX WILL
QUICKLY MOVE DOWNSTREAM BY SUNDAY WITH A LESSENING FIRE WEATHER
THREAT ENSUING OVER THE WRN STATES.
...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
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