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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 160924
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0324 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2007
   
   VALID 161200Z - 171200Z
   
   ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER AREA FOR SRN CA...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A LARGE COLD SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM COVERS MUCH OF THE
   WESTERN...CENTRAL...AND PART OF THE EASTERN U.S.  A STRONG UPPER
   LEVEL STORM SYSTEM WILL BE MOVING ACROSS THE NORTHEAST WITH A
   REMNANT OF THE UPPER SYSTEM REMAINING BACK NEAR THE ARIZONA/NEW
   MEXICO BORDER.  ANOTHER VIGOROUS UPPER SYSTEM WILL BE ENTERING THE
   PACIFIC NORTHWEST LATE IN THE PERIOD.
   
   ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER AREA - SRN CA...
   
   PRIMARY CONDITIONS: VERY LOW HUMIDITY/HIGH FIRE DANGER/STRONG AND
   GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS
   
   A STRONG OFFSHORE WIND EVENT WILL BE OCCURRING WITH THE ALREADY LOW
   HUMIDITY DROPPING TO THE 5 TO 15 PERCENT RANGE DURING THE AFTERNOON.
   
   NORTHEASTERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 TO 60 MPH WILL
   DIMINISH DURING THE AFTERNOON ALTHOUGH THE HUMIDITY WILL REMAIN LOW
   THROUGH THE NIGHT...RESULTING IN ALMOST NO HUMIDITY RECOVERY.  THE
   FIRE DANGER REMAINS VERY HIGH TO EXTREME ACROSS THIS AREA.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 01/16/2007
   
   ...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 160950
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0350 AM CST TUE JAN 16 2007
   
   VALID 171200Z - 181200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A VIGOROUS UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE TROUGH WILL BE MOVING SOUTHWARD
   ALONG THE WEST COAST TO SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BY THE END OF THE
   PERIOD... PUTTING AT LEAST A TEMPORARY END TO THE OFFSHORE WIND
   EVENT ACROSS SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA.  BY AFTERNOON..A WEAK ONSHORE WIND
   PATTERN AND HIGHER HUMIDITY SHOULD RETURN TO MOST OF SOUTHERN
   CALIFORNIA.  
   
   ELSEWHERE...THE LARGE AND COLD SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL
   SHIFT FROM THE CENTRAL U.S. TO THE EAST COAST AND SOUTHERLY FLOW
   WILL RETURN TO THE UPPER MID-WEST AHEAD OF AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
   MOVING ACROSS SOUTHERN CANADA.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 01/16/2007
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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