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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 040856
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0256 AM CST SUN FEB 04 2007
   
   VALID 041200Z - 051200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LARGE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ACROSS THE ERN PACIFIC AND WEST
   COAST WITH STRONG CYCLONIC FLOW ACROSS THE NORTHEAST AND GREAT
   LAKES. MAIN UPPER LOW NEAR HUDSON BAY EARLY THIS MORNING WILL MOVE
   ACROSS QUEBEC BY TONIGHT...WITH A VERY COLD AIRMASS IN PLACE ACROSS
   THE ENTIRE REGION. ACROSS THE WEST...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING ACROSS
   THE ERN GREAT BASIN WILL MAINTAIN WEAK SANTA ANA EVENT ONGOING IN
   SRN CA. MAX TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST WILL BE EVEN WARMER
   TODAY WITH CONTINUED LOW HUMIDITY.
   
   ...SRN CA...
   MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL DROP INTO THE TEENS AND EVEN SINGLE DIGITS
   TODAY THANKS IN PART TO ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES IN THE 70S AND 80S
   AND OFFSHORE FLOW. THE MAGNITUDE OF THE OFFSHORE WINDS IS NOT
   EXPECTED TO BE STRONG ENOUGH TO RESULT IN CRITICAL FIRE
   CONDITIONS...THOUGH GUSTS THROUGH AND BELOW PASSES CAN BE EXPECTED.
   
   ...SOUTHEAST...
   COOL DRY AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE AND VERY LOW HUMIDITY VALUES ARE
   FORECAST TODAY /LESS THAN 20 PERCENT/ ACROSS MUCH OF GA/AL AND THE
   FL PANHANDLE. RECENT RAINS AND LOW KBDI VALUES WILL HELP OFFSET THE
   DRY CONDITIONS.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 02/04/2007
   
   ...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 040856
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0256 AM CST SUN FEB 04 2007
   
   VALID 051200Z - 061200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER RIDGE ACROSS THE WEST WILL FINALLY MOVE EAST BEGINNING MONDAY
   NIGHT IN RESPONSE TO DIGGING SHORTWAVE TROUGH APPROACHING FROM THE
   ERN PACIFIC. OFFSHORE FLOW ACROSS SRN CA WILL CONTINUE EARLY IN THE
   PERIOD...BEFORE A RETURN TO ONSHORE FLOW ON TUESDAY. DRY COOL
   CONDITIONS WILL ALSO PERSIST FOR FLORIDA...THOUGH SFC WINDS WILL NOT
   BE STRONG ENOUGH TO SUPPORT A CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER THREAT.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 02/04/2007
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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