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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 140727
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0227 AM CDT SUN JUN 14 2009
   
   VALID 141200Z - 151200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE WRN U.S. BUT WILL WEAKEN
   THROUGH THE PERIOD AS THE UPPER RIDGE OVER THE SRN PLAINS SLOWLY
   BUILDS NWWD. SWLY FLOW ACROSS AZ AND NM WILL RESULT IN GUSTY WINDS
   BUT ALSO THUNDERSTORMS MAINLY OVER NM. OTHERWISE...WARM CONDITIONS
   WILL PREVAIL UNDER THE RIDGE FROM TX TO THE GULF COAST...WITH COOL
   WEATHER DUE TO HIGH PRESSURE FROM THE NRN PLAINS EWD INTO NEW
   ENGLAND.
   
   ...AZ...
   THE PRESENCE OF SWLY FLOW ALOFT AND DAYTIME MIXING WILL YIELD
   SUSTAINED SWLY WINDS OF 15-20 MPH WITH HIGHER GUSTS THIS AFTERNOON.
   MIN RH VALUES WILL BE LOWEST OVER AZ...FROM 10-15 PERCENT...WITH
   VALUES IN THE 20 PERCENT RANGE OVER NM WHERE SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
   WILL OCCUR...MAINLY WET. MODERATE WIND GUSTS ALONG WITH LOW
   AFTERNOON RH MAY RESULT IN NEAR CRITICAL CONDITIONS FOR A FEW HOURS
   OVER AZ.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 06/14/2009
   
   ...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 140730
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0230 AM CDT SUN JUN 14 2009
   
   VALID 151200Z - 161200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A WEAK UPPER TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE SW PACIFIC COAST...BUT
   UPPER RIDGING WILL SPREAD NWWD OVER THE FOUR CORNERS
   REGION...RESULTING IN WARMING AND DRYING. GUSTY SWLY WINDS WILL BE
   COMMON OVER MUCH OF AZ AND ESPECIALLY NM...AS LOW PRESSURE DEEPENS
   OVER THE TX PANHANDLE DIURNALLY. ELSEWHERE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP
   CONDITIONS COOL FROM THE UPPER MS VALLEY EWD INTO NEW ENGLAND.
   DAYTIME SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE NRN ROCKIES AND
   PACIFIC NW UNDER A WEAK TROUGH ALOFT AND CLUSTERS OF STORMS...SOME
   SEVERE...WILL TRAIN ALONG A FRONT FROM KS EWD INTO THE OH/TN
   VALLEYS.
   
   ...ERN AZ...NM...W TX...
   SUSTAINED SWLY WINDS OF 15-25 MPH WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY AS
   WEAK LOW PRESSURE FORMS IN THE TX PANHANDLE. RH LEVELS WILL BE MUCH
   LOWER THAN THE PREVIOUS DAY...WITH VALUES NEAR 10 PERCENT AND WITH
   HIGH TEMPERATURES SEVERAL DEGREES WARMER IN THE 90S AND 100S OVER SW
   TX. ISOLATED STORMS WILL OCCUR NEAR THE DRYLINE OVER W TX...BUT NM
   AND AZ WILL REMAIN DRY. ALTHOUGH WINDS WILL BE GUSTY WITH LOW
   RH...RECENT PRECIPITATION ACROSS NM WILL HELP TO MITIGATE THE
   THREAT.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 06/14/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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