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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 110904
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0404 AM CDT TUE AUG 11 2009
   
   VALID 111200Z - 121200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A LARGE UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM OVER THE WEST WILL PRODUCE
   HOT AND GENERALLY DRY CONDITIONS IN THE WEST.  AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
   WILL SLOWLY BUILD INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST ALONG WITH AN
   ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT.  IN THE EAST...A WEAK UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL
   BUILD INTO THE SOUTHEAST.  
   
   THE SURFACE PRESSURE PATTERN IS GENERALLY WEAK ACROSS MUCH OF THE
   U.S. RESULTING IN GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS...OUTSIDE OF THUNDERSTORM
   AREAS.  A FEW ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS MAY OCCUR ACROSS PORTIONS OF
   THE NORTHERN ROCKIES...HOWEVER...THE FIRE DANGER IS ONLY IN THE LOW
   TO MODERATE RANGE...SO DO NOT EXPECT ANY FIRE CONCERNS AT THIS TIME.
    
   
   MUCH OF THE WEST WILL REMAIN HOT AND DRY...HOWEVER LARGE SCALE WINDS
   ARE GENERALLY LIGHT...SO DO NOT EXPECT ANY CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER
   AREAS.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 08/11/2009
   
   ...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 110927
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0427 AM CDT TUE AUG 11 2009
   
   VALID 121200Z - 131200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL BUILD EASTWARD
   INTO THE NORTHERN ROCKIES.  ELSEWHERE...THE UPPER LEVEL HIGH IN THE
   WEST WILL REMAIN CENTERED OVER ARIZONA/NEW MEXICO.  A WEAK UPPER
   LEVEL TROUGH IN THE EAST WILL MOVE LITTLE DURING THE PERIOD.
   
   A WEAK SURFACE PRESSURE PATTERN WILL PRODUCE LIGHT WINDS IN MOST
   AREAS.  MID LEVEL MOISTURE WILL MOVE NORTHWARD INTO NEVADA AND UTAH
   THROUGH THE PERIOD ON THE WESTERN SIDE OF THE UPPER LEVEL HIGH OVER
   ARIZONA/NEW MEXICO.
    
   THE NORTHERN ROCKIES MAY SEE AN INCREASING CHANCE OF
   THUNDERSTORMS...HOWEVER...EXPECT MOST TO HAVE WETTING RAINS AND THE
   FIRE DANGER HAS REMAINED IN THE LOW TO MODERATE CATEGORY.
   
   ..BOTHWELL.. 08/11/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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