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Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 150818
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0218 AM CST MON DEC 15 2008
   
   VALID 151200Z - 161200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A COLD FRONT IN THE CENTRAL U.S. WILL CONTINUE ADVANCING TO THE EAST
   AND SOUTHEAST DURING THE PERIOD.  BEHIND THE FRONT...A COLD SURFACE
   HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO OVERSPREAD THE CENTRAL AND MOST OF
   THE EASTERN U.S.  ACROSS TEXAS...STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS ARE
   EXPECTED...HOWEVER...TEMPERATURES WILL DROP RAPIDLY SO NO CRITICAL
   AREAS ARE EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT.  AHEAD OF FRONT IN THE EAST AND
   SOUTHEAST...MORE MOIST CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL WITH SHOWERS AND A
   FEW THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE FOR MONDAY INTO TUESDAY.  AS THE MIDWEST
   UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEM EXITS RAPIDLY OUT TO THE NORTHEAST...BROAD
   SOUTHWESTERLY UPPER LEVEL FLOW WILL BECOME ESTABLISHED ACROSS THE
   COUNTRY.  THIS WILL PRODUCE WET CONDITIONS ACROSS MUCH OF THE WEST
   AND SOUTHWEST.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 12/15/2008
   
   ...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 150830
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0230 AM CST MON DEC 15 2008
   
   VALID 161200Z - 171200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   ACROSS MOST OF THE U.S. THE FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL BE MINIMAL.
   WITH A LARGE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OVER THE WEST AND A RIDGE OF HIGH
   PRESSURE OVER THE SOUTHEAST...A LARGE AREA OF SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW
   WILL PREVAIL IN THE UPPER LEVELS.  COLD TEMPERATURES WILL HOLD OVER
   THE NORTHERN STATES WITH COOL TO MILD CONDITIONS OVER THE SOUTHEAST.
   
   SEVERAL UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCES IN THE SOUTHWESTERLY UPPER FLOW
   WILL CAUSE SOME SCATTERED AREAS OF PRECIPITATION DURING THE PERIOD.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 12/15/2008
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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