Storm Prediction Center
Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 180752
   STORM PREDICTION CENTER...NWS/NCEP...NORMAN OK
   400 AM CST SAT JAN 18 2003
     
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK...REF AWIPS GRAPHIC PMWE98 KWNS
   VALID 181200-191200
     
   ...NO LARGE-SCALE SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED...
     
   ...SYNOPSIS... 
   WRN U.S. MID-UPPER LVL RIDGING TO GRADUALLY WEAKEN THRU THE DAY ONE
   PERIOD WITH DEEP TROUGH EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO DOMINATE THE ERN
   HALF OF THE U.S. BY 19/00Z...WEAK CYCLONE TO BE LOCATED IN THE NRN
   LAKES ASSOCIATED WITH BROAD COLD CYCLONIC FLOW WITH LOW-LVL HIGH
   PRESSURE CENTERED IN THE ERN GREAT BASIN. WITH WEAKENING WIND
   REGIME IN SRN CA AND COLD AIR ENTRENCHED THROUGHOUT MUCH OF THE
   REMAINDER OF THE U.S...NO FIRE WX CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED.
   
   ..NADEN.. 01/18/03
     
   SPC FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOKS ARE AVAILABLE AT WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE
     
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Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 180803
   STORM PREDICTION CENTER...NWS/NCEP...NORMAN OK
   400 AM CST SAT JAN 18 2003
     
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK...REF AWIPS GRAPHIC PMWI98 KWNS
   VALID 191200-201200
     
   ...NO LARGE-SCALE SIGNIFICANT FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED...
     
   ...SYNOPSIS... 
   LITTLE CHANGE TO OVERALL PATTERN FOR THE DAY TWO PERIOD...WITH THE
   EXCEPTION OF SOME LOW-LVL WARMING FROM THE LEE OF THE ROCKIES INTO
   THE SRN PLAINS. FROM THE NRN PLAINS...ESEWD THRU THE LAKES INTO THE
   ERN STATES...COLD AIR TO REMAIN ENTRENCHED LIMITING ANY FIRE WX
   DIFFICULTIES. DESPITE WARMING TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH VALUES ACROSS
   NM/CO...INTO TX/OK/AND KS...THE MAGNITUDE OF THE EXPECTED WIND
   REGIME IS NOT EXPECTED TO APPROACH CRITICAL LEVELS.  
    
   ..NADEN.. 01/18/03
      
   SPC FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOKS ARE AVAILABLE AT WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE
     
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