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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 030851
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0351 AM CDT SAT JUN 03 2006
   
   VALID 031200Z - 041200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE WEST...WITH MORE RECORD
   HIGH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED. NEXT SHORTWAVE TROUGH WILL MOVE INTO THE
   PACIFIC NORTHWEST BY EARLY SUN MORNING. AT THE SFC...FRONTAL SYSTEM
   WILL BE LOCATED ACROSS THE DAKOTAS BY LATE AFTN...WITH LEE TROUGH
   ACROSS THE SRN HIGH PLAINS. STRONG WINDS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
   PLAINS WITH LOW RH VALUES...ALTHOUGH RECENT PRECIPITATION SHOULD
   LIMIT POTENTIAL FOR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. ISOLD DRY
   TSTMS ARE AGAIN POSSIBLE ACROSS PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHWEST...MAINLY
   ACROSS SRN AZ INTO SRN NM.
   
   ...SRN GREAT BASIN/SRN UT/NRN AZ...
   RECORD OR NEAR RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES AND VERY LOW RH VALUES BELOW
   10-15 PERCENT WILL INCREASE FIRE CONCERNS TODAY. ALTHOUGH WINDS ARE
   NOT EXPECTED TO BE OVERLY STRONG...GUSTS TO 15-20 MPH ARE POSSIBLE.
   IN ADDITION...ISOLD DRY TSTMS ARE POSSIBLE MAINLY ACROSS THE WHITE
   MOUNTAINS/SERN AZ AND ACROSS MUCH OF NM. DRY AIR AT MID LEVELS IS
   EXPECTED TO LIMIT OVERALL TSTM COVERAGE.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 06/03/2006
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      
Day 2 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY2 ALL
   FNUS22 KWNS 030853
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0353 AM CDT SAT JUN 03 2006
   
   VALID 041200Z - 051200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   MAIN BAND OF WESTERLIES WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE NWRN STATES ON
   SUNDAY...AS SHORTWAVE TROUGH MOVES INLAND. UPPER LEVEL RIDGE ACROSS
   THE SOUTHWEST WILL CONTINUE TO BE WEAKENED BY THESE NRN STREAM
   IMPULSES...AND DRY W/SW FLOW ALOFT WILL LIMIT MID LEVEL MOISTURE. AS
   A RESULT...ISOLD DRY TSTMS SHOULD BE MAINLY CONFINED TO ERN NM. IN
   THE EAST...UPPER LOW WILL REMAIN CENTERED ACROSS WRN PA...WITH AN
   UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN PERSISTING FOR MUCH OF THE ERN THIRD OF
   THE CONUS.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 06/03/2006
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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