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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 270745
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0245 AM CDT SAT JUN 27 2009
   
   VALID 271200Z - 281200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LARGE SCALE PATTERN WILL ADJUST TOWARDS AN UPPER TROUGH OVER
   PORTIONS OF THE NERN CONUS WITH AN UPPER ANTICYCLONE POSITIONING
   TOWARDS THE DESERT SW.  UPPER TROUGH LOCATED OVER THE NRN HIGH
   PLAINS ACCORDING TO EARLY MORNING SATELLITE IMAGERY...WILL
   STRENGTHEN SUBSTANTIALLY AS IT MOVES EWD TOWARDS THE UPPER GREAT
   LAKES AND EVOLVE INTO A CLOSED LOW BY SUNDAY MORNING.  THIS WILL
   COINCIDE AS THE UPPER RIDGE CENTERED OVER THE S-CNTRL U.S. FLATTENS
   AND ELONGATES WWD TOWARDS THE W COAST.  A COLD FRONT INITIALLY OVER
   THE NRN AND CNTRL PLAINS WILL MOVE E AND S TOWARDS THE GREAT LAKES
   AND SRN PLAINS.  HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ENTRENCHED ACROSS THE NRN
   ROCKIES/GREAT BASIN WITH A PRESSURE TROUGH OVER THE CA INTERIOR
   VALLEYS.  
   
   MODEST N-ELY FOEHN WINDS WILL BE LOCALIZED AND PROBABLY OCCUR OVER
   PARTS OF NRN CA DURING THE MORNING HOURS BEFORE WANING BY LATE
   MORNING LEADING TO A BRIEF PERIOD OF MODERATE WINDS/LOWER RH. 
   ANOTHER AREA OF STRONGER WINDS WILL LIKELY OCCUR DURING THE
   AFTERNOON OVER PORTIONS OF THE NRN HIGH PLAINS IN A MORE
   MILD...POST-FRONTAL AIRMASS.
   
   ..SMITH.. 06/27/2009
   
   ...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 270830
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0330 AM CDT SAT JUN 27 2009
   
   VALID 281200Z - 291200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LARGE SCALE SUPPORTIVE FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN LIMITED
   AS A SEASONABLY STRONG CLOSED LOW OVER ONTARIO/UPPER GREAT LAKES
   MOVES LITTLE DURING THE D2 PERIOD AS A MID-UPPER ANTICYCLONE
   RETROGRADES WWD FROM THE SRN HIGH PLAINS TO THE DESERT SW.  AT THE
   SURFACE...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EWD ACROSS MUCH OF THE ERN U.S.
   WITH THE TRAILING PORTION STALLING OVER TX.  SEASONABLY MORE MILD
   TEMPS AND TRANQUIL CONDITIONS WILL BE OVER MUCH OF THE MIDWEST AS
   HIGH PRESSURE MOVES INTO THE REGION...WHEREAS VERY HOT/DRY
   CONDITIONS WILL RESIDE ACROSS PARTS OF THE W COAST UNDERNEATH STOUT
   UPPER RIDGE.
   
   ..SMITH.. 06/27/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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