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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

Day 1 Fire Weather Forecast graphic

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 130643
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0143 AM CDT TUE OCT 13 2009
   
   VALID 131200Z - 141200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   COOL AND/OR MOIST CONDITIONS WILL ONCE AGAIN PRECLUDE CRITICAL AREA
   OUTLINES FOR THE COUNTRY. IN THE WEST...A STRONGER UPPER TROUGH WILL
   SLOWLY MOVE ONSHORE FOLLOWING THE LEAD WAVE ALREADY POSITIONED OVER
   THE WRN U.S.. THIS WILL PRODUCE STRONG WINDS AND HEAVY
   PRECIPITATION...ESPECIALLY OVER CALIFORNIA. 
   
   ELSEWHERE...AN UPPER TROUGH OVER THE GREAT LAKES REGION THIS MORNING
   WILL QUICKLY TRAVERSE EWD AND EXIT NEW ENGLAND...WHILE ZONAL UPPER
   FLOW WILL DOMINATE ELSEWHERE IN THE CONUS. AT THE SURFACE...HIGH
   PRESSURE WILL BUILD SWD AND EWD OVER THE GREAT LAKES/NERN STATES.
   THIS WILL SLOWLY DRIVE A COLD FRONT SWD THROUGH GA/FL...WHILE WRN
   PORTIONS OF THE FRONT WILL BEGIN TO LIFT NWD AS A FRONT THROUGH THE
   DAY.
   
   ..HURLBUT.. 10/13/2009
   
   ...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 130719
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0219 AM CDT TUE OCT 13 2009
   
   VALID 141200Z - 151200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   COOL AND/OR MOIST CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO LIMIT THE FIRE THREAT
   ACROSS THE COUNTRY. AMPLIFICATION OF THE UPPER PATTERN WILL BEGIN TO
   OCCUR AS A STRONG UPPER TROUGH...NOW IMPACTING THE WEST
   COAST...QUICKLY PROGRESSES EWD AND BEGINS TO PHASE WITH UPPER
   TROUGHING OVER THE ERN CANADIAN PROVINCES. BY LATE PERIOD THIS
   TROUGH WILL STRETCH THROUGH THE ERN CANADIAN PROVINCES SWWD TO THE
   SRN PLAINS...WHILE UPPER RIDGING WILL BEGIN TO AMPLIFY OVER THE WRN
   STATES. AT THE SURFACE...A NEARLY STATIONARY FRONT WILL STRETCH WWD
   THROUGH THE SERN STATES/SRN PLAINS...THEN NWWD/NWD ALONG THE LEE OF
   THE ROCKIES.
   
   ..HURLBUT.. 10/13/2009
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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