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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 310858
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0258 AM CST WED DEC 31 2008
   
   VALID 311200Z - 011200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   SEVERAL FAST MOVING STORM SYSTEMS IN THE UPPER LEVELS WILL BE
   CROSSING THE NORTHER TIER OF STATES DURING THE PERIOD.  AT THE
   SURFACE...A LARGE COLD HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BUILD INTO THE
   NATIONS MID-SECTION AND EVENTUALLY TO THE EAST COAST
   
   ...SOUTHEAST...
   AS THE SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM BUILDS ACROSS THE
   SOUTHEAST...DRY AND COOL NORTHERLY WINDS WILL PRODUCE A FEW HOURS OF
   NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS AS HUMIDITY WILL BE BETWEEN 30
   TO 40 PERCENT WITH WINDS AROUND 15 TO 20 MPH.  HUMIDITY SHOULD
   RAPIDLY INCREASE BY EVENING WITH THE WINDS DIMINISHING.
   
   ...SOUTH TEXAS...
   COOLER AND DRIER AIR WITH STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH
   WILL PRODUCE NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR A FEW HOURS. 
   HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO 20 TO 30 PERCENT FOR A FEW HOURS THIS
   AFTERNOON...HOWEVER...AS FOR THE SOUTHEAST...HUMIDITY SHOULD
   INCREASE BY EARLY EVENING AS WINDS DIMINISH.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 12/31/2008
   
   ...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 310907
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0307 AM CST WED DEC 31 2008
   
   VALID 011200Z - 021200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A SERIES OF FAST EASTWARD MOVING UPPER LEVEL STORM SYSTEMS WILL
   CONTINUE ACROSS THE NORTHERN STATES THROUGH THE PERIOD.  IT WILL BE
   COLD ACROSS THE NORTH AND MILD ELSEWHERE.  THE LARGE SCALE FIRE
   WEATHER CONDITIONS SHOULD REMAIN MINIMAL OVER THE U.S. AS NO
   SIGNIFICANT WIND THREAT IS EXPECTED DUE TO THE OVERALL WEAK SURFACE
   PRESSURE SYSTEMS.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 12/31/2008
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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