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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 010733
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0233 AM CDT MON JUN 01 2009
   
   VALID 011200Z - 021200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   THE LARGE SCALE FLOW REGIME WILL BE CHARACTERIZED BY A PROGRESSIVE
   NRN STREAM FROM THE PAC NW EWD INTO THE N CENTRAL AND NERN CONUS.
   FARTHER S...A WEAK UPPER DISTURBANCE WILL MIGRATE E FROM AZ TOWARDS
   THE HIGH PLAINS...WHILE A CLOSED UPPER LOW REMAINS POSITIONED OFF
   THE W COAST. A SURFACE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM ASSOCIATED WITH A NRN
   STREAM IMPULSE OVER THE UPR MS VALLEY WILL EJECT E TOWARD SRN
   ONTARIO BY AFTERNOON...WITH A COLD FRONT TRAILING WSW OF THE LOW
   STALLING OVER THE CENTRAL PLAINS. WARM AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WITH
   SCATTERED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED S OF THE FRONT OVER
   PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL/SRN PLAINS. OVER THE GULF COAST STATES...AN
   ANTICYCLONE AT 850-700 MB IS FORECAST TO BE PRESENT. AS TEMPERATURES
   WARM DURING THE DAY...RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO FALL INTO THE 30S
   AND 40S...BUT SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS SHOULD REMAIN WEAK. FARTHER
   W...A HOT/DRY LOW LEVEL AIRMASS WILL BE PRESENT OVER THE DESERT SW
   INTO THE NEVADA GREAT BASIN. WINDS MAY BECOME GUSTY DURING THE
   AFTERNOON OVER SRN NEVADA...POSSIBLY RESULTING IN ELEVATED FIRE
   WEATHER CONDITIONS. OTHERWISE...AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY
   FROM THE FRONT RANGE OF THE CENTRAL ROCKIES WWD INTO NRN CA AND OR.
   
   ..GARNER.. 06/01/2009
   
   ...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 010734
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0234 AM CDT MON JUN 01 2009
   
   VALID 021200Z - 031200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER LEVEL LOW IS FORECAST TO BE LOCATED OFF THE COAST OF CA ON
   TUESDAY...WITH GRADUALLY STRENGTHENING SWLY FLOW SPREADING ACROSS
   SRN CA AND TOWARDS SRN NV. AS THIS OCCURS...SURFACE WINDS MAY BECOME
   GUSTY AT TIMES...AND WHEN COMBINED WITH HOT DRY CONDITIONS...MAY
   RESULT IN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS. FARTHER E...A S/W TROUGH
   IS FORECAST TO BE SITUATED OVER THE GREAT PLAINS...CAUSING A SURFACE
   COLD FRONT TO BECOME POSITIONED FROM THE OH VALLEY SW INTO OK AND
   THE TX PANHANDLE...WHERE THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL BE FAVORED.
   SOUTH OF THE FRONT OVER THE GULF COASTAL AND SERN STATES...SLY
   SURFACE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP AS AN ANTICYCLONE MIGRATES
   TOWARD THE ATLANTIC COAST. DAYTIME HEATING OVER THIS REGION MAY
   RESULT IN RH VALUES FALLING INTO THE 30S DURING PORTIONS OF THE
   AFTERNOON.
   
   ..GARNER.. 06/01/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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