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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 030937
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0337 AM CST SAT JAN 03 2004
   
   VALID 031200Z - 041200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   BROAD SCALE TROUGH WILL DEEPEN OVER THE CONUS DURING THE PERIOD...AS
   COLD ARCTIC AIRMASS PROGRESSIVELY FILTERS SWD THROUGH THE NRN TIER
   OF STATES. SURFACE COLD FRONT OVER THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES WILL
   ADVANCE INTO NEW ENGLAND...WHILE WESTWARD EXTENT REMAINS
   QUASI-STATIONARY FROM THE OHIO VALLEY INTO THE SRN PLAINS. SCATTERED
   PRECIPITATION WILL OCCUR ALONG THE FRONT IN THE EAST...WITH POCKETS
   OF SNOW REMAINING ACROSS MUCH OF THE INTERMOUNTAIN REGION AND
   PACIFIC NORTHWEST.
   
   ...ERN NM PLAINS/WRN TX...
   MILD/BREEZY CONDITIONS AND DRY AIRMASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE AHEAD OF
   A SOUTHWARD SAGGING COLD FRONT. SW WINDS WILL INCREASE INTO THE 20
   TO 30 MPH RANGE BY AFTERNOON WITH LOCALLY HIGHER GUSTS...WHILE
   UNSEASONABLY WARM AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES CLIMB INTO THE 70S. HOWEVER
   AFTERNOON RH VALUES /20 PERCENT OR HIGHER/ COINCIDENT WITH PEAK
   HEATING ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN SUFFICIENTLY ABOVE CRITICAL
   THRESHOLDS.
   
   ..GUYER.. 01/03/2004
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 030937
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0337 AM CST SAT JAN 03 2004
   
   VALID 041200Z - 051200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   QUIESCENT FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ON SUNDAY AS LARGE
   SCALE UPPER TROUGH REMAINS OVER THE CONUS. COLD FRONT AND ASSOCIATED
   PRECIPITATION WILL PUSH E/SE TOWARD THE ATLANTIC SEABOARD/LOWER
   MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. OTHERWISE COLD/DRY ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL CONTINUE
   TO EXPAND SWD THROUGH THE WRN/CNTRL STATES.
   
   ..GUYER.. 01/03/2004
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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