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Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 190753
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0253 AM CDT WED AUG 19 2009
   
   VALID 191200Z - 201200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A STRONG UPPER TROUGH WILL DIG SEWD ACROSS THE CNTRL U.S. WITH A
   COLD FRONT EXTENDING FROM WRN MN INTO WRN KS BY 00Z. STRONG NWLY
   WINDS WILL OCCUR BEHIND THIS FRONT OVER THE NRN ROCKIES AND PLAINS
   WITH NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND STORMS ALONG THE FRONT. TO THE W...AN
   UPPER RIDGE AXIS WILL EXTEND FROM THE PACIFIC NW SWD INTO CA...WHERE
   VERY HOT AND DRY WEATHER WILL PERSIST. ELSEWHERE...GUSTY NWLY WINDS
   AND LOW RH WILL EXIST OVER NERN AZ AND NRN NM AHEAD OF THE TROUGH
   WHERE WARM TEMPERATURES WILL HELP WITH MIXING.
   
   ...NERN AZ/NRN NM...
   A VERY DRY AIR MASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE WITH VALUES NEAR 10 PERCENT
   BY AFTERNOON. THE UPPER TROUGH TO THE N WILL ONLY GLANCE THE AREA AS
   IT DIGS SEWD...BUT VERTICAL MIXING WILL HELP CREATE WINDS AROUND
   15-20 MPH.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 08/19/2009
   
   ...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 190753
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0253 AM CDT WED AUG 19 2009
   
   VALID 201200Z - 211200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   A VERY STRONG UPPER TROUGH AND CLOSED LOW WILL BE CENTERED OVER THE
   UPPER MS VALLEY/WRN GREAT LAKES THURSDAY...WITH A HIGHLY AMPLIFIED
   RIDGE OVER THE WRN STATES. VERY DRY AND WARM AIR WILL REMAIN BENEATH
   THE RIDGE. A SURFACE THERMAL TROUGH WILL SHIFT E INTO ERN WA/ORE
   WITH A PACIFIC FRONT AND COOLER AIR MOVING INTO WRN WA/ORE.
   ELSEWHERE...VERY STRONG NWLY WINDS WILL EXIST OVER NRN AND CNTRL
   PLAINS WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES AND MODERATELY LOW RH.
   
   ..JEWELL.. 08/19/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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