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 161950
DAY 3-8 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK
NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
0250 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014
VALID 181200Z - 241200Z
A PROGRESSIVE UPPER PATTERN WILL BRING SEVERAL...GENERALLY WEAK
TROUGHS ACROSS THE COUNTRY THROUGH THE WEEKEND. STRONGER DEEP LAYER
FLOW WILL REMAIN CONFINED TO THE NORTHERN U.S. DURING THIS
TIME...BUT PERIODS OF INCREASED MOISTURE AND RAIN WILL RETURN TO THE
PLAINS AND CENTRAL U.S. DURING THIS TIME. BY EARLY NEXT WEEK...DAY
6-8/MON-WED...A STRONGER AND MORE AMPLIFIED TROUGH WILL EMERGE ALONG
THE PACIFIC COAST AND MOVE INLAND OVER THE WEST. THIS SYSTEM WILL
BRING STRONGER DEEP LAYER WESTERLIES TO THE SOUTHWEST U.S. AND
ELEVATED TO POTENTIALLY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE
POSSIBLE FROM THE GREAT BASIN INTO THE SRN HIGH PLAINS. THE GREATEST
THREAT WILL LIKELY REMAIN CONFINED TO PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHWEST
STATES WEST OF THE ROCKIES DUE TO ONGOING GREEN-UP AND THE
PREVIOUSLY MENTIONED INCREASED MOISTURE ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS
EARLIER IN THE DAY 3-8 PERIOD.
...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