Day 3-8 Fire Weather Forecast Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Updated: Sat Feb 9 21:01:03 UTC 2013

Day 3-8 Fire Weather Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013
 
Day 3 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 3 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


Day 4 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 4 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


Day 5 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 5 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


Day 6 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 6 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


Day 7 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 7 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


Day 8 Probabilistic Dry Thunder/Strong Wind FireWX Forecast Graphic Issued on Feb 9, 2013

Day 8 Experimental Probabilistic Fire Weather Outlooks:
Probability of dry thunderstorms with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by scalloped lines for
- Critical Area - 40% (blue)
- Marginal Area - 10% (brown)
Probability of strong winds, low RH, and warm temperatures concurrent for at least 3 hours with dry fuels within 12 miles of a point denoted by solid lines for
- Critical Area - 70% (red)
- Marginal Area - 40% (orange)


D3Mon, Feb 11, 2013 - Tue, Feb 12, 2013 D6Thu, Feb 14, 2013 - Fri, Feb 15, 2013
D4Tue, Feb 12, 2013 - Wed, Feb 13, 2013 D7Fri, Feb 15, 2013 - Sat, Feb 16, 2013
D5Wed, Feb 13, 2013 - Thu, Feb 14, 2013 D8Sat, Feb 16, 2013 - Sun, Feb 17, 2013
(All days are valid from 12 UTC - 12 UTC)
   ZCZC SPCFWDD38 ALL
   FNUS28 KWNS 092059
   
   DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0259 PM CST SAT FEB 09 2013
   
   VALID 111200Z - 171200Z
   
   AN UPPER TROUGH WILL DIG INTO THE SW U.S. EARLY IN THE WEEK AND MOVE
   THROUGH THE CENTRAL PART OF THE COUNTRY BY MID WEEK.  THERE WILL BE
   SEVERAL SURGES OF COLDER WEATHER THROUGH THE CENTRAL U.S. DURING THE
   WEEK.  
   
   FOR MONDAY/DAY 3...SE NM AND SW TX MAY HAVE ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
   CONDITIONS WITH W/SW WINDS OF 15 TO 20 MPH...HUMIDITY FROM 10 TO 20
   PERCENT AND HIGHS FROM THE MID 50S TO MID 60S.
   
   AFTER MONDAY IT WILL REMAIN GENERALLY MILD AND DRY ACROSS SW TX AND
   PARTS OF SRN CA MAY SEE WARMING CONDITIONS AND OFFSHORE WINDS BY
   LATER IN THE WEEK.  OTHERWISE...NO LARGE SCALE FIRE WEATHER
   CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 02/09/2013
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
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