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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 290716
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0216 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2009
   
   VALID 291200Z - 301200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER TROUGH OVER THE ERN CONUS IS FORECAST TO LIFT NORTHEAST
   DURING THE DAY 1 PERIOD AHEAD OF SEVERAL SMALLER IMPULSES SLIDING
   SOUTHEAST INTO THE GREAT LAKES REGION AND MIDWEST. AS THIS
   OCCURS...A SURFACE COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO BECOME POSITIONED OVER
   THE ATLANTIC COAST INTO THE SERN STATES...WHERE SHOWERS AND
   THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE FAVORED...WHILE A SECOND COLD FRONT DROPS
   SOUTH TOWARD THE CENTRAL PLAINS INTO THE OHIO VALLEY REGION. FARTHER
   WEST...A LARGE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE WILL REMAIN POSITIONED FROM THE
   DESERT SOUTHWEST INTO THE NRN ROCKIES. AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE
   EXPECTED BENEATH AND ON THE WRN PERIPHERY OF THIS RIDGE...BUT FIRE
   IGNITION FROM LIGHTNING STRIKES APPEARS MINIMAL DUE TO UNFAVORABLE
   FUEL CONDITIONS.
   
   ..GARNER.. 05/29/2009
   
   ...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 290718
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0218 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 2009
   
   VALID 301200Z - 311200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A LARGE UPPER LEVEL TROUGH IS FORECAST TO REMAIN POSITIONED OVER THE
   ERN CONUS...WHILE A RIDGE AXIS EXTENDS FROM W TX INTO THE PAC NW.
   THIS RIDGE MAY BREAK DOWN SOMEWHAT DURING SATURDAY AFTERNOON AS AN
   UPPER DISTURBANCE MOVES E ACROSS BRITISH COLUMBIA AND
   ALBERTA...ACCOMPANIED BY A SURFACE COLD FRONT ENTERING THE NRN
   ROCKIES. THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR ALONG THE COLD FRONT
   AND SWD THROUGH THE GREAT BASIN AND INTO THE DESERT SW.
   ELSEWHERE...SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE LIKELY ALONG A COLD FRONT
   POSITIONED FROM THE OH VALLEY REGION WWD INTO THE CENTRAL
   PLAINS...AS WELL AS FL.
   
   ..GARNER.. 05/29/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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