Storm Prediction Center
Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 270651
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1251 AM CST FRI JAN 27 2006
   
   VALID 271200Z - 281200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   PROGRESSIVE UPPER FLOW REGIME WILL PERSIST OVER THE CONUS WITH MEAN
   TROUGH OVER THE WESTERN TWO THIRDS OF THE COUNTRY. EMBEDDED
   SHORTWAVE TROUGH ALONG THE WEST COAST WILL REACH THE
   CENTRAL/SOUTHERN ROCKIES BY THE END OF THE PERIOD...WHILE ADDITIONAL
   IMPULSE NEARS THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
   PERSIST ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST STATES.
   
   ...NORTHERN FL AND SC/GA/AL...
   BOUNDARY LAYER DEWPOINTS/AFTERNOON RH VALUES WILL GRADUALLY IMPROVE
   ACROSS THE FL PENINSULA AND ADJACENT SOUTHEAST STATES TODAY...OWING
   TO EASTWARD TRANSITION OF HIGH PRESSURE AND INCREASING EASTERLY
   ATLANTIC TRAJECTORIES. CRITICAL RH VALUES WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE
   FROM NORTHERN FL INTO INTERIOR PORTIONS OF GA/SC/AL. WIND SPEEDS
   WILL GENERALLY BE AROUND 10 MPH OR LESS.
   
   ...SOUTHERN HIGH PLAINS...
   BREEZY SOUTH/SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL EXIST FROM EASTERN NM INTO WEST TX
   THIS AFTERNOON...WITH 15-20 MPH WIND SPEEDS POSSIBLE. TEMPERATURES
   MAY CLIMB INTO THE LOWER 60S...BUT AFTERNOON RH VALUES SHOULD NOT
   REACH CRITICAL THRESHOLDS.
   
   ..GUYER.. 01/27/2006
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 270652
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   1252 AM CST FRI JAN 27 2006
   
   VALID 281200Z - 291200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AMIDST RELATIVELY LOW AMPLITUDE/PROGRESSIVE FLOW REGIME...SHORTWAVE
   TROUGH WILL ADVANCE FROM THE CENTRAL HIGH PLAINS TO THE OHIO
   VALLEY/WESTERN GREAT LAKES...WITH SECONDARY IMPULSE MINORING OUT AS
   IT RACES ACROSS THE WESTERN STATES. PRIMARY LOW LEVEL RESPONSE WILL
   BE QUICK EASTWARD PROGRESSION OF DEVELOPING SURFACE LOW/COLD FRONT
   ACROSS THE CENTRAL/SOUTHERN PLAINS AND MISSOURI VALLEY.
   
   ...WESTERN OK/NORTHWEST TX/EASTERN NM/SOUTHEAST CO/WESTERN KS...
   WEST/NORTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE ACROSS THE CENTRAL/SOUTHERN HIGH
   PLAINS IN WAKE OF EASTWARD MOVING LOW PRESSURE/COLD FRONT. WIND
   SPEEDS SHOULD REACH 20-30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON...WITH SOME HIGHER
   GUSTS. ALTHOUGH AFTERNOON RH VALUES WILL TEND TO BE MARGINAL...THE
   GUSTY WINDS AND RELATIVELY MILD TEMPERATURES /MIDDLE 50S TO LOWER
   60S/ WILL LEAD TO AN ELEVATED FIRE DANGER.
   
   ...SOUTHEAST STATES...
   AS SURFACE HIGH QUICKLY SHIFTS EAST INTO THE ATLANTIC...LOW LEVEL
   DEWPOINTS AND AFTERNOON RH VALUES WILL CONTINUE TO IMPROVE ACROSS
   THE SOUTHEAST STATES ON SATURDAY...WITH CRITICAL CONDITIONS NOT
   EXPECTED.
   
   ..GUYER.. 01/27/2006
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

Fire Weather/Forecast Products/Home