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.
Please read the Product Description Document (PDD),
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.
Please read the
Product Description Document (PDD) and provide feedback using this link:
ZCZC SPCFWDD38 ALL
FNUS28 KWNS 192148
DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0448 PM CDT SUN OCT 19 2014
VALID 211200Z - 271200Z
...COASTAL RANGES AND ADJACENT FOOTHILLS OF SRN CA --
SOME INCREASE IN SFC WINDS MAY OCCUR...AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT
LOCALLY/MODESTLY TIGHTENS TO THE SW OF SFC HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING
OVER PORTIONS OF THE CNTRL GREAT BASIN IN THE WAKE OF A MID-LEVEL
SHORTWAVE TROUGH. RELATIVELY LOW RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED EACH
DAY...AS DOWNSLOPE-FLOW-ENHANCED WARMING/DRYING OCCUR. WITH DRY
FUELS IN PLACE...MARGINALLY/SPOTTY ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
CANNOT BE RULED OUT. HOWEVER...MEDIUM-RANGE MODEL GUIDANCE DOES NOT
INDICATE THAT THE SFC PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL BECOME SUFFICIENTLY
TIGHT TO SUPPORT STRONG WINDS...PREVENTING THE INCLUSION OF
...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