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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 070908
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0308 AM CST MON JAN 07 2008
   
   VALID 071200Z - 081200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A BROAD UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH OVER THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST WILL MOVE
   E/NEWD ONTO THE GREAT PLAINS BY EARLY TUE. PRIMARY SURFACE CYCLONE
   SHOULD EVOLVE OVER THE TX/OK PANHANDLES THIS EVENING PRIOR TO
   REACHING THE OZARK PLATEAU OVERNIGHT. AS THIS OCCURS...A
   QUASI-STATIONARY FRONT DRAPED ACROSS SRN/CNTRL KS WILL BEGIN TO
   ADVANCE AS A COLD FRONT SEWD INTO THE SRN PLAINS.
   
   ...PORTIONS OF WRN TX...
   AS HEIGHT FALLS AND FORCED ASCENT OVERSPREAD THE SRN HIGH PLAINS
   TODAY...CLOUD COVERAGE WILL INCREASE WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES
   COMPARED TO THE PAST TWO DAYS. NEVERTHELESS...A NARROW AXIS OF
   ENHANCED FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL WILL LIKELY REMAIN CENTERED ROUGHLY
   FROM FST TO CDS. HERE...CONTINUED STRONG SWLY LOW-LEVEL FLOW WILL
   MAINTAIN FAVORABLE DOWNSLOPE WARMING/DRYING EFFECTS OFF THE SWRN TX
   MTNS. TEMPERATURES SHOULD WARM INTO THE LOWER TO MIDDLE 70S WITH RH
   VALUES BECOMING MARGINALLY LOW AROUND 20 TO 25 PERCENT. SUSTAINED
   SURFACE SPEEDS SHOULD ONCE AGAIN INCREASE TO AROUND 25 MPH.
   
   ..GRAMS.. 01/07/2008
   
   ...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 070913
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0313 AM CST MON JAN 07 2008
   
   VALID 081200Z - 091200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A MID/UPPER-LEVEL TROUGH OVER THE CNTRL CONUS ON TUE MORNING WILL
   LIFT NEWD TAKING ON A NEGATIVE TILT AS IT REACHES THE GREAT LAKES/OH
   RIVER VALLEY BY EARLY WED. ATTENDANT SURFACE CYCLONE WILL TRACK NEWD
   FROM THE OZARK PLATEAU ACROSS THE CNTRL/ERN GREAT LAKES...DEEPENING
   RAPIDLY LATE IN THE PERIOD. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH ACROSS THE SRN
   PLAINS REACHING THE TX COASTAL PLAINS TUE EVENING. IN THE WAKE OF
   THIS FRONT...SUBSTANTIALLY DRIER CONDITIONS WILL DEVELOP OVER
   CNTRL/S-CNTRL TX. HOWEVER...WINDS SHOULD REMAIN MODEST IN THIS
   REGION...WITH STRONGER FLOW DISPLACED FARTHER N/NE WHERE COOLER
   TEMPERATURES/HIGHER RH WILL RESIDE.
   
   ..GRAMS.. 01/07/2008
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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