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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 150617
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0117 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2006
   
   VALID 151200Z - 161200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   SPLIT UPPER FLOW REGIME WILL REMAIN PREVALENT OVER MUCH OF THE CONUS
   THROUGH THE PERIOD. NORTHERN STREAM HIGHLIGHTED BY COLD VORTEX OVER
   EASTERN CANADA...WITH AN UPPER TROUGH DEVELOPING INTO THE PACIFIC
   NORTHWEST. IN THE SOUTHERN STREAM...UPPER LOW OVER THE SOUTHWEST
   STATES WILL CONTINUE TO SHIFT EASTWARD ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
   ROCKIES...WITH DOWNSTREAM SHORTWAVE RIDGING/SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE
   PREVALENT ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY/SOUTHEAST STATES.
   
   ...SOUTHEAST STATES/NORTHERN FL...
   IN PRESENCE OF BUILDING UPPER RIDGE/SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE...A VERY
   DRY AIRMASS WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE SOUTHEAST STATES. AFTERNOON
   MINIMUM RH VALUES APPEAR LIKELY TO AGAIN DROP TO AS LOW AS 20-25
   PERCENT IN INLAND PORTIONS OF AL/GA/SC AND NORTHERN FL FOR A FEW
   HOURS DURATION...RANGING TO 30-35 PERCENT ACROSS INTERIOR CENTRAL
   FL. ASIDE FROM THE LOW RH VALUES...FUELS REMAIN VERY DRY WITH KBDI
   VALUES OF 550-650. HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL BE GENERALLY BE IN THE
   UPPER 70S AND LOWER 80S. A MODEST PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL KEEP
   NORTHEAST/EAST WINDS GENERALLY AT 10 MPH OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON.
   
   ..GUYER.. 10/15/2006
   
   ...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 150630
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0130 AM CDT SUN OCT 15 2006
   
   VALID 161200Z - 171200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN EXPANSIVE UPPER TROUGH IS FORECAST TO EVOLVE OVER THE WESTERN
   STATES ON MONDAY. ON THE LEADING EDGE OF THIS DEVELOPMENT...SOUTHERN
   STREAM TROUGH /ACCOMPANIED BY WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS/
   WILL SPREAD EASTWARD ACROSS TX/OK TOWARD THE LOWER/MIDDLE
   MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. LOW LEVEL MOISTURE ADVECTION AHEAD OF THIS
   SYSTEM SHOULD LEAD TO GRADUALLY HIGHER DEWPOINTS ACROSS THE
   SOUTHEAST STATES...LIKELY KEEPING AFTERNOON RH VALUES FROM REACHING
   CRITICAL THRESHOLDS.
   
   ..GUYER.. 10/15/2006
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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