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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 290610
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1210 AM CST TUE NOV 29 2005
   
   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SEWD INTO THE LOWER MS VALLEY AND WRN GULF
   STATES AS A STRONG COLD FRONT CONTINUES PUSHING E TOWARD THE
   ATLANTIC COAST. COOL TEMPERATURES AND LOW RH WILL ACCOMPANY THE
   HIGH...WHILE HEAVY RAINS OCCUR WITH COLD FRONT FARTHER E. IT WILL
   REMAIN DRY OVER THE SRN PLAINS BUT TEMPERATURES WILL BE RELATIVELY
   COOL.
   
   OUT WEST...PRESSURES WILL LOWER OVER THE GREAT BASIN DUE IN PART TO
   A STRONG SHORTWAVE TROUGH INTO THE PACIFIC NW...AND WILL HELP RH
   LEVELS TO RISE OVER SRN CA.
   
   ...SRN PLAINS INTO THE LOWER MS VALLEY REGION...
   IT WILL BE COOL BUT DRY TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE SETTLES IN.
   TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 40S IN WRN OK TO NEAR 60
   TOWARD NEW ORLEANS...WITH MIN AFTERNOON RH OF 25-35 PERCENT. ENOUGH
   OF A PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL REMAIN FOR WLY WINDS OF 10-15 MPH. AREAS
   THAT DID NOT RECEIVE RAIN RECENTLY MAY SEE MARGINAL FIRE THREAT
   DURING THE PEAK HEATING HOURS...BUT OVERALL...COOL TEMPERATURES AND
   MARGINAL WIND SPEEDS SHOULD MITIGATE THE THREAT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 11/29/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 290610
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1210 AM CST TUE NOV 29 2005
   
   VALID 301200Z - 011200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LOW AMPLITUDE PATTERN WILL EXIST ON WED...WITH SLIGHT RIDGING ACROSS
   THE SWRN STATES AND A BIT OF A TROUGH OVER THE NORTHERN PLAINS. AT
   THE SURFACE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL ALLOW FOR DRY CONDITIONS OVER THE
   MS AND DEEP SOUTH. A WEAK SURFACE LOW WILL FOR INTO NW TX...WHICH
   WILL CAUSE WINDS TO BECOME LOCALLY STRONG OVER THE SRN PLAINS WITH
   LOW RH.
   
   ...MUCH OF CENTRAL NRN AND WRN TX / ERN NM / SRN OK...
   WINDY CONDITIONS WILL ONCE AGAIN DEVELOP ACROSS THE SRN PLAINS...AS
   LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS WED AFTERNOON OVER NW TX. SUSTAINED SLY WINDS
   OF 15-20 MPH ARE EXPECTED WITH HIGHER GUSTS. TEMPERATURES WILL
   MODIFY INTO THE 60S NRN AREA TO NEAR 70 SOUTH...WHICH WILL ALLOW RH
   LEVELS TO DROP TO BETWEEN 25 AND 35 PERCENT EXCEPT 15-20 PERCENT
   OVER NM AND FAR SW TX. DUE TO WIND AND RH COMBINATION...CONDITIONS
   WILL APPROACH CRITICAL LEVELS ON WED. PORTIONS OF THE REGION MAY BE
   UPGRADED TO CRITICAL NEXT DAY 1.
   
   ...LOWER MS VALLEY AND DEEP SOUTH...
   RH SHOULD BE LOWER THAN ON PREVIOUS DAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE OVERHEAD.
   DESPITE COOL TEMPERATURES IN THE 50-60 RANGE...RH LEVELS OF 25-30
   PERCENT ARE ANTICIPATED. LIGHT WINDS AND COOL TEMPERATURES/LOW
   INVERSION HEIGHTS SHOULD HELP TO MITIGATE OVERALL FIRE THREAT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 11/29/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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