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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 240943
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0443 AM CDT SUN JUN 24 2007
   
   VALID 241200Z - 251200Z
   
   ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER AREA FOR ERN SIERRA/NV/UT/WRN WY/WRN CO/NRN
   AZ...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   CLOSED UPPER LOW NOW OFF PACIFIC NORTHWEST COAST WILL MOVE INLAND
   TODAY AND WILL BE LOCATED OVER SRN BC BY EARLY MONDAY. STRONG MID
   LEVEL FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE GREAT BASIN WITH SPEEDS OF 40-50
   KT LIKELY. SFC BAROCLINIC ZONE WILL EXTEND FROM ND THROUGH WRN WY
   AND CNTRL NV BY LATE AFTN. AHEAD OF FRONT...STRONG W/SW WINDS AND
   LOW HUMIDITY VALUES WILL CONTRIBUTE TO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
   CONDITIONS TODAY ACROSS MUCH OF THE GREAT BASIN/UT/AZ/WY. TSTMS ARE
   NOT EXPECTED ACROSS THE CRITICAL FIRE AREA.
   
   ...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER AREA - ERN SIERRA/NV/UT/WRN WY/WRN CO/NRN
   AZ...
   
   PRIMARY CONDITIONS: SUSTAINED WINDS 15-25 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS/MIN
   RH VALUES BELOW 15 PERCENT/DRY FUELS/ABOVE NORMAL TEMPS
   
   SFC WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN MAINLY WLY OR SWLY TODAY...AS THE
   FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE SLOWLY OR BECOME STATIONARY BY LATE IN THE
   DAY. TEMPERATURES ACROSS NRN NV AND SRN ID WILL BE COOLER THAN
   YESTERDAY...MAINLY IN THE 70S/80S BUT GUSTY WLY WINDS WILL BE A FIRE
   CONCERN. ACROSS MUCH OF THE REST OF THE AREA...MAX TEMPS IN THE
   80S/90S WILL BE LIKELY WITH SOME LOCATIONS OVER 100. MIN RH VALUES
   FELL TO LESS THAN 5 PERCENT ON SATURDAY...AND SIMILARLY DRY
   CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST TODAY. OBSERVED FIRE DANGER CLASS VALUES
   REMAIN IN THE HIGH TO EXTREME RANGE. FORECAST SOUNDINGS DO NOT SHOW
   SUFFICIENT MID LEVEL MOISTURE FOR TSTMS...EXCEPT OVER THE CNTRL CO
   MTNS SO LIGHTNING SHOULD NOT BE A CONCERN.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 06/24/2007
   
   ...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 240944
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0444 AM CDT SUN JUN 24 2007
   
   VALID 251200Z - 261200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER TROUGH WILL WEAKEN OVER BC EARLY MONDAY...AS NEW UPPER LOW
   FORMS OVER SERN ALBERTA IN RESPONSE TO DIGGING JET STREAK.
   ELSEWHERE...WEAK UPPER TROUGH WILL PERSIST OVER THE SRN PLAINS WITH
   WEAK RIDGE ACROSS THE MIDWEST AND ERN STATES. AT THE SFC...LOW
   PRESSURE WILL DEEPEN OVER SD WITH INCREASING SLY WINDS ACROSS THE
   PLAINS. STRONG WLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS MT/WY...BUT COOLER
   TEMPERATURES WILL KEEP RH VALUES ABOVE CRITICAL VALUES AT LEAST OVER
   MT. PORTIONS OF WY WILL HAVE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS WITH
   HUMIDITY VALUES BELOW 15 PERCENT AND SUSTAINED WINDS OF 15-20 MPH.
   
   ..TAYLOR.. 06/24/2007
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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