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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 060937
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0337 AM CST SUN JAN 06 2008
   
   VALID 061200Z - 071200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A LARGE-SCALE UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH WILL PROGRESS EWD ACROSS THE WRN
   CONUS TOWARDS THE GREAT PLAINS THROUGH EARLY MON...AS DOWNSTREAM
   RIDGING BUILDS IN THE EAST. MODERATE TO STRONG SWLY LOW/MID-LEVEL
   FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE SRN HIGH PLAINS.
   
   ...ERN PERMIAN BASIN/LOW ROLLING PLAINS OF TX AND FAR SWRN OK...
   DESPITE A SIMILAR SYNOPTIC REGIME COMPARED TO SAT AFTERNOON...AN
   INCREASE IN LOW-LEVEL MOISTURE SHOULD RESULT IN A MORE MARGINAL FIRE
   WEATHER THREAT TODAY. COMPARED TO 24 HOURS AGO...SURFACE DEW POINTS
   ARE GENERALLY 4 TO 8 DEGREES HIGHER. EVEN AS TEMPERATURES WARM BACK
   INTO THE 70S TO LOWER 80S...RH VALUES SHOULD ONLY DROP TO BETWEEN 20
   TO 30 PERCENT. SUSTAINED SWLY WINDS NEAR 25 MPH WILL BE COMMON ONCE
   AGAIN.
   
   ..GRAMS.. 01/06/2008
   
   ...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 060941
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0341 AM CST SUN JAN 06 2008
   
   VALID 071200Z - 081200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LARGE-SCALE UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH WILL PROGRESS EWD FROM THE
   INTERMOUNTAIN WEST INTO THE CNTRL CONUS THROUGH EARLY TUE. NUMEROUS
   SMALLER-SCALE IMPULSES EMBEDDED WITHIN THE TROUGH SHOULD BEGIN TO
   CONSOLIDATE LATE IN THE PERIOD ACROSS THE GREAT PLAINS PRODUCING
   CYCLOGENESIS OVER THE UPPER MS RIVER VALLEY/WRN GREAT LAKES. A COLD
   FRONT WILL BE DRIVEN S/SEWD ACROSS THE CNTRL/SRN PLAINS.
   
   ...ERN PERMIAN BASIN/LOW ROLLING PLAINS OF TX AND FAR SWRN OK...
   ONE MORE AFTERNOON OF GUSTY SWLY WINDS AND WARM TEMPERATURES ARE
   EXPECTED PRIOR TO A COLD FRONT PASSAGE MON EVENING. CLOUD COVERAGE
   SHOULD BE MORE ABUNDANT THAN IN PREVIOUS DAYS OWING TO A CLOSER
   PROXIMITY OF THE MID/UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH AXIS. THUS...TEMPERATURES
   SHOULD BE SLIGHTLY COOLER /UPPER 60S AND 70S/ WITH CONTINUED
   MARGINAL RH VALUES OF 25 TO 30 PERCENT. SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS NEAR
   25 MPH APPEARS LIKELY BEFORE WEAKENING WITH FRONTAL APPROACH.
   
   ..GRAMS.. 01/06/2008
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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