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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 200714
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0114 AM CST TUE DEC 20 2005
   
   VALID 201200Z - 211200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER RIDGE WILL MOVE SLOWLY EWD ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN AND INTO THE
   CENTRAL ROCKIES...AS POWERFUL UPPER TROUGH AND COLD FRONT IMPINGE
   UPON THE PACIFIC COAST BRINGING WIND AND RAIN. AT THE SURFACE...HIGH
   PRESSURE WILL BE CENTERED FROM YELLOWSTONE INTO NRN UT...KEEPING
   CONDITIONS RELATIVELY COOL AND DRY. WARMING TEMPERATURES INTO SRN CA
   WILL ALLOW FOR LOWERING RH VALUES WITH LOCALLY GUSTY WINDS IN THE
   FOOTHILLS...BUT THEY WILL NOT BE STRONG AND RH WILL REMAIN ABOVE
   CRITICAL LEVELS.
   
   FARTHER E...ANOTHER AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN CENTERED OVER
   THE LOWER MS VALLEY. LOW RH VALUES WILL ENCOMPASS A LARGE AREA EWD
   ACROSS THE GULF STATES AND INTO THE CAROLINAS...BUT WINDS WILL BE
   LIGHT IN THESE AREAS AND TEMPERATURES COOL...WHICH WILL MITIGATE
   FIRE THREAT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 12/20/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 200736
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0136 AM CST TUE DEC 20 2005
   
   VALID 211200Z - 221200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER MOST OF THE NATION...FROM THE CENTRAL
   ROCKIES EWD ACROSS THE PLAINS AND INTO THE DEEP SOUTH. COOL BUT DRY
   CONDITIONS WILL OCCUR AS A RESULT...WITH CRITICALLY LOW RH LEVELS
   INTO PORTIONS OF THE SE.  OUT WEST...WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL
   PERSIST OVER SRN CA/AZ...BUT WINDS WILL BE LIGHT.
   
   ...MS/AL/GA/CAROLINAS/NRN FL...
   RH LEVELS WILL BE LOWER THAN PREVIOUS DAY DUE TO HIGH
   PRESSURE...ALTHOUGH TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN COOL AND LOW LEVELS
   STABLE. TEMPERATURES IN THE 50S WILL ALLOW RH TO DROP TO NEAR 30
   PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...WITH NLY WINDS OF 5-10 MPH. RH
   WILL RECOVER RAPIDLY EARLY EVENING WITH SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES
   OVERNIGHT WHICH COULD KILL SOME VEGETATION AND ADD TO AVAILABLE
   FUELS IN COMING DAYS.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 12/20/2005
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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