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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 100904
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0304 AM CST SAT NOV 10 2007
   
   VALID 101200Z - 111200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   THE TROUGH CENTERED OVER THE EAST COAST OF THE UNITED STATES WILL
   CONTINUE TO MOVE EASTWARD AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE TROUGH MOVES FROM
   THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST INTO THE NORTHERN ROCKIES DURING THE FORECAST
   PERIOD. SOME DRIER AIR WILL ADVECT INTO THE SOUTHEAST STATES BEHIND
   A WEAK COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION ON SATURDAY
   AFTERNOON...BRINGING A SHORT PERIOD OF LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES.
   FURTHER SOUTH...A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WILL
   MOVE SOUTHEASTWARD INTO ARIZONA...AND A LEE TROUGH WILL DEVELOP
   AHEAD OF THIS SYSTEM...BRINGING LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES TO THE HIGH
   PLAINS.
   
   ...SOUTHEAST STATES...
   AS THE TROUGH OVER THE EAST COAST CONTINUES TO SHIFT EASTWARD...A
   WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION DURING THE AFTERNOON ON
    SATURDAY. WIND SPEEDS WILL BE LIGHT...AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH...AND
   TEMPERATURES WILL BE SEASONABLE. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL FALL
   BELOW 30 PERCENT IN SOME AREAS FOR A FEW HOURS DURING THE
   AFTERNOON...BUT WILL QUICKLY RECOVER AFTER SUNSET...AND
   THEREFORE...CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE NOT EXPECTED.
   
   ...HIGH PLAINS...
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL AGAIN DIP DOWN INTO THE TEENS OVER SE
   COLORADO AND NE NEW MEXICO...BUT WIND SPEEDS WILL BE RELATIVELY
   LIGHT EXCEPT FOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NEW MEXICO...WHICH WILL BE
   BEHIND A WEAK DRYLINE. GIVEN THE FORECAST WIND SPEEDS NEAR 15
   MPH...THIS AREA WILL APPROACH A CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER THREAT.
   
   ..LEVIT.. 11/10/2007
   
   ...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 100905
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0305 AM CST SAT NOV 10 2007
   
   VALID 111200Z - 121200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   THE OVERALL WEATHER PATTERN ACROSS THE UNITED STATES CHANGES RAPIDLY
   DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD ON SUNDAY.  A FAST MOVING TROUGH AND LOW
   PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE FROM OFF THE CALIFORNIA COAST...INTO
   SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA...AND TO SOUTH OF ARIZONA. AHEAD OF THIS
   SYSTEM...A LEE TROUGH WILL REMAIN IN PLACE OVER THE HIGH AND
   SOUTHERN PLAINS...WITH SOME AREAS OF MODERATE WIND SPEEDS AND LOW
   RELATIVE HUMIDITIES. ELSEWHERE IN THE COUNTRY...SOME AREAS OF LOW
   RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL OCCUR DURING THE AFTERNOON IN THE
   SOUTHEAST STATES.
   
   ...SOUTHEASTERN STATES...
   A RELATIVELY DRY AIR MASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE AND AS IN PREVIOUS
   DAYS...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DIP BELOW 30 PERCENT IN SOME
   AREAS FOR A FEW HOURS DURING THE AFTERNOON.  A CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
   THREAT IS NOT EXPECTED DUE TO LIGHT WIND SPEEDS AND SEASONABLE
   TEMPERATURES.
   
   ...SE COLORADO/TEXAS PANHANDLE/EASTERN NEW MEXICO...
   A LEE TROUGH REMAINS IN PLACE OVER THE REGION DURING THE DAY ON
   SUNDAY...WITH A SURFACE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER THE
   OKLAHOMA PANHANDLE.  CONDITIONS ON SUNDAY WILL ESSENTIALLY REMAIN
   THE SAME AS ON SATURDAY...WITH SOME MODERATELY STRONG WINDS AROUND
   15 MPH BEHIND A WEAK DRYLINE IN EASTERN NEW MEXICO...AND RELATIVE
   HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING INTO THE TEENS...BRINGING THE AREA TO NEAR
   CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS.
   
   ..LEVIT.. 11/10/2007
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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