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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 050858
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0258 AM CST SAT NOV 05 2005
   
   VALID 051200Z - 061200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   STRONG SHORTWAVE TROUGH NOW CROSSING NRN GREAT BASIN WILL CONTINUE
   TO MOVE SOUTHEAST TODAY...EVENTUALLY MOVING INTO IA/IL BY TONIGHT.
   SFC LOW ACROSS NW OK EARLY THIS MORNING WILL LIFT NE ALONG COLD
   FRONT AND BEGIN TO RAPIDLY DEEPEN ACROSS NRN IL/LOWER MI LATE IN THE
   PERIOD. MAIN FIRE WEATHER THREAT SEEMS TO BE ACROSS THE SRN
   PLAINS...WHERE A VERY DRY AIRMASS IS IN PLACE ACROSS ERN NM/TX
   PANHANDLE BEHIND THE DRYLINE...WHICH IS JUST SOUTHEAST OF LBB/CDS.
   
   ...SRN PLAINS...
   SFC COLD FRONT WILL EXTEND FROM NERN NM INTO THE TX S PLAINS INTO
   ERN OK BY LATE AFTN. SFC WINDS WILL NOT BE AS STRONG AS FRIDAY
   ACROSS ERN NM/TX PANHANDLE...ALTHOUGH MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL RANGE
   FROM 10-20 PERCENT. WITHIN THE WARM SECTOR...STRONG SW WINDS OF
   15-25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE LIKELY TODAY ACROSS ERN OK AND
   NCNTRL/NERN TX. MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL BE WELL ABOVE THE CRITICAL
   VALUES OF 20-30 PERCENT...BUT VERY HIGH KBDI VALUES ABOVE 700 EXIST
   ACROSS THIS REGION. THESE AMBIENT DROUGHT CONDITIONS COMBINED WITH
   THE STRONG WINDS AND VARIABLE WIND DIRECTION AS THE COLD FRONT
   APPROACHES WILL INCREASE FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS TODAY.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 11/05/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 050858
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0258 AM CST SAT NOV 05 2005
   
   VALID 061200Z - 071200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   SHORTWAVE TROUGH NOW COMING ACROSS THE NRN GREAT BASIN WILL MOVE
   ACROSS LOWER MI ON SAT INTO QUEBEC BY EARLY SUN MORNING. AS THIS
   INITIAL WAVE LIFTS NORTHEAST...FLOW ACROSS THE CONUS WILL BECOME
   MORE ZONAL ALOFT EXCEPT ACROSS THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST...WHERE NEXT
   STORM SYSTEM WILL BE APPROACHING LATE IN THE PERIOD. AT THE
   SFC...LEE TROUGH WILL BECOME REESTABLISHED ACROSS THE HIGH PLAINS
   WITH A WARM FRONT EXTENDING ACROSS THE DAKOTAS BY AFTN. SFC WINDS
   WILL INCREASE ACROSS PORTIONS OF WY/NEB AND THE SRN
   PLAINS...ALTHOUGH MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL GENERALLY BE ABOVE 20
   PERCENT.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 11/05/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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