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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 060942
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0342 AM CST THU DEC 06 2007
   
   VALID 061200Z - 071200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   EXPANSIVE AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL COVER THE ERN CONUS WITH COOL
   AND DRY WEATHER PREVAILING. TO THE W...A LEE TROUGH/LOW WILL DEEPEN
   ACROSS THE CNTRL/SRN HIGH PLAINS IN RESPONSE TO STRENGTHENING WLY
   FLOW ALOFT ACROSS THE ROCKIES. WARM DRY AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL
   RESULT FROM ERN NM INTO W TX WITH MARGINAL FIRE CONCERNS. TO THE
   W...AN UPPER TROUGH WILL BRING INCREASING CHANCES OF PRECIPITATION
   FROM CA INTO THE GREAT BASIN LATE IN THE DAY AND OVERNIGHT.
   
   ...ERN NM...W TX...
   SWLY WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 20-30 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS AS LEE
   TROUGH DEEPENS. TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE MID 60S OVER NERN
   NM AND THE TX PANHANDLE...INCREASING TO THE MID 70S OVER SW TX. RH
   VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO BE MODERATELY LOW FROM 20-30 PERCENT IN
   GENERAL WITH GOOD RECOVERY OVERNIGHT.
   
   ...SERN STATES...
   PRESENCE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE COOL BUT VERY DRY CONDITIONS
   WITH ELEVATED FIRE THREAT DUE TO LOW RH. MIN RH OF 25-30 PERCENT IS
   LIKELY OVER INTERIOR SC AND NERN GA...WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER VALUES
   SURROUNDING AREAS. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND TEMPERATURES
   COOL...MITIGATING THE FIRE THREAT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 12/06/2007
   
   ...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 060949
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0349 AM CST THU DEC 06 2007
   
   VALID 071200Z - 081200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A POWERFUL UPPER TROUGH WILL CONTINUE EWD INTO THE GREAT BASIN ON
   FRIDAY AND INTO THE ROCKIES BY SAT MORNING WITH WIDESPREAD
   PRECIPITATION FROM CA INTO WY. WARM AND WINDY CONDITIONS WILL
   PERSIST ACROSS THE SRN HIGH PLAINS WITH A SURFACE TROUGH...AND RH
   WILL RECOVER OVER THE SERN STATES.
   
   ...ERN NM...WRN TX...
   NEAR CRITICAL FIRE CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY ON FRIDAY DUE TO STRONG
   SWLY WINDS AND LOW RH. SUSTAINED WINDS OF 20-30 MPH ARE LIKELY ALONG
   WITH MIN RH VALUES OF 20-25 PERCENT. LOCALLY LOWER RH MAY OCCUR OVER
   SWRN TX/SERN NM WHERE TEMPERATURES WILL BE NEAR 80 F. PORTIONS OF
   THIS AREA COULD BE UPGRADED TO CRITICAL IN NEXT DAY 1 IF CONDITIONS
   WARRANT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 12/06/2007
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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