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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 280853
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0353 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2003
   
   VALID 281200Z - 291200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   COOLER CONDITIONS SHOULD PREVAIL OVER THE NORTHERN ROCKIES TODAY AS
   HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE REGION.  MODERATE WEST/NORTHWESTLY
   WINDS WILL DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET.  AN UPPER-LEVEL STORM SYSTEM
   ORIENTED ALONG THE MONTANA/CANADIAN BORDER WILL MOVE EASTWARD DURING
   THE DAY.  A WEAK UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM OFF THE CALIFORNIA/OREGON
   COAST WILL BEGIN MOVING INLAND DURING THE DAY.
   
   ...ERN NV...
   SOME HIGH BASED STORMS WITH GUSTY WINDS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY OVER
   NEVADA..BUT SHOULD NOT POSE ANY MAJOR PROBLEM BECAUSE OF RECENT
   RAINS AND LOW TO MODERATE FIRE DANGERS
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 08/28/2003
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 280906
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0406 AM CDT THU AUG 28 2003
   
   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BE CENTERED IN NORTHERN MONTANA
   DURING THE DAY FRIDAY WITH LIGHTER WINDS AND COOL CONDITIONS.  THE
   UPPER-LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BE CENTERED OVER NORTHERN NEVADA
   BRINGING WITH IT THE CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS TO EASTERN NEVADA..SRN
   IDAHO AND NORTHWESTERN UTAH.
   
   ...ERN NV..SRN ID..NWRN UT...
   A WEAK UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM MAY PRODUCE SOME HIGH BASED
   THUNDERSTORMS ON FRIDAY.  IT APPEARS THERE WILL BE A MINIMAL AMOUNTS
   OF MOISTURE FOR THIS SYSTEM.  THE STORMS MAY PRODUCE LIGHT
   PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS AND MAY ALSO PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY WINDS. 
   HOWEVER..GIVEN SOME RECENT RAINS AND THE OVERALL LOW TO MODERATE
   FIRE DANGER WILL NOT OUTLOOK AN AREA AT THIS TIME.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 08/28/2003
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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