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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 020806
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0306 AM CDT TUE AUG 02 2005
   
   VALID 021200Z - 031200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO TRANSITION EWD ACROSS THE CANADIAN
   PRAIRIES...WITH TRAILING COLD FRONT PROGRESSING FROM THE NRN ROCKIES
   ACROSS THE NRN HIGH PLAINS. ALTHOUGH DAMPENED ACROSS THE NRN TIER OF
   STATES...BROAD UPPER RIDGE WILL REMAIN PREVALENT OVER THE LOWER
   TWO-THIRDS OF THE CONUS THROUGH THE PERIOD. ISOLD DRY LIGHTNING
   STRIKES WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF ERN ORE/ID/MT ON FAR NRN
   FRINGE OF MONSOON MOISTURE...HOWEVER WET TSTMS WILL BE PREDOMINANT
   ACROSS MAJORITY OF THE INTERMOUNTAIN REGION/ERN GREAT BASIN/FOUR
   CORNERS VICINITY.
   
   ...ERN CO/WRN KS/SW NEB...
   HOT/BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL EXIST ACROSS THE CNTRL HIGH PLAINS
   TODAY...WITH TIGHTENING PRESSURE GRADIENT ACROSS THE REGION AS SFC
   LOW DEEPENS ALONG THE SD/NEB BORDER. SUSTAINED S/SW WINDS OF 15-25
   /WITH HIGHER GUSTS/ WILL BE COMMON...ESPECIALLY ACROSS WRN/CNTRL KS
   INTO SRN NEB. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE UPPER 90S/LOWER 
   100S. MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL RANGE FROM 15-20 PERCENT ACROSS WRN
   KS/FAR SW NEB...TO 8-12 PERCENT ACROSS THE ERN CO PLAINS.
   ADDITIONALLY...ISOLD HIGH BASED/DRY TSTMS WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING
   THE LATE AFTERNOON/EVENING ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS OF ERN CO INTO WRN
   NEB AND FAR NW KS.
   
   ...ERN MT...
   WITH PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT...WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE NW/N THIS
   AFTERNOON ACROSS ERN MT...WITH WINDS BECOMING PROGRESSIVELY GUSTY
   DURING THE EVENING/OVERNIGHT. INITIALLY MODEST WIND SPEEDS
   COINCIDENT WITH PEAK HEATING/MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL PRECLUDE A
   CRITICAL FIRE ISSUANCE. ADDITIONALLY...A COMBINATION OF WET/DRY
   TSTMS WILL BE POSSIBLE...WITH POTENTIAL FOR ENHANCED WIND GUSTS IN
   VICINITY OF TSTMS.
   
   ..GUYER.. 08/02/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 020807
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0307 AM CDT TUE AUG 02 2005
   
   VALID 031200Z - 041200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   EMBEDDED WITHIN PROGRESSIVE MID/UPPER WESTERLIES...UPPER TROUGH WILL
   CONTINUE TO ADVANCE EWD ACROSS SASKATCHEWAN/MANITOBA ON
   WEDNESDAY...GLANCING THE NRN PLAINS AND UPPER MIDWEST. TRAILING COLD
   FRONT WILL MOVE E/SE ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST AND CNTRL PLAINS.
   OTHERWISE...BROAD UPPER RIDGE WILL DOMINATE ROUGHLY THE SRN
   TWO-THIRDS OF THE LOWER 48. MONSOONAL MOISTURE/HIGH PRECIPITABLE
   WATER VALUES WILL CONTINUE A PREDOMINANCE OF WET TSTMS ACROSS THE
   INTERMOUNTAIN REGION/SW STATES/ERN GREAT BASIN.
   
   ...KS/SRN NEB/ERN CO...
   AHEAD OF COLD FRONT MOVING SE ACROSS THE CNTRL PLAINS...GUSTY S/SW
   WINDS WILL DEVELOP BY MIDDAY ACROSS MUCH OF KS...SRN/ERN NEB...AND
   FAR ERN CO. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF 15-25 MPH WILL BE COMMON...WITH
   HIGHER GUSTS. PRE-FRONTAL AIRMASS WILL REMAIN QUITE HOT/DRY...WITH
   AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES REACHING THE UPPER 90S/LOWER 100S. MINIMUM RH
   VALUES WILL LIKELY BE AS LOW AS 10-15 PERCENT...ESPECIALLY ACROSS
   FAR SRN NEB/WRN KS/FAR ERN CO.
   
   ..GUYER.. 08/02/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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