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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 010744
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0144 AM CST FRI JAN 01 2010
   
   VALID 011200Z - 021200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   LARGE SCALE UPPER TROUGH WILL BE IN PLACE OVER THE ERN CONUS AS A
   SHORTWAVE TROUGH MOVES ASHORE THE PACIFIC NW INTO THE NRN
   INTERMOUNTAIN REGION.  SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL INFLUENCE MUCH OF
   THE LOWER 48.  FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS WILL BE MINIMAL TODAY.
   
   ..SMITH.. 01/01/2010
   
   ...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 010746
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0146 AM CST FRI JAN 01 2010
   
   VALID 021200Z - 031200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   OCCLUDING SYSTEM INVOF THE NERN U.S. COAST WILL MOVE LITTLE DURING
   THE DAY 2 PERIOD AS WEAK UPSTREAM DISTURBANCES WITHIN A NWLY FLOW
   REGIME ALOFT...QUICKLY MOVE FROM THE NRN INTERMOUNTAIN REGION TO THE
   PLAINS.  A COOL CONTINENTAL AIRMASS WILL CONTINUE TO SPILL SWD OVER
   THE SERN U.S.
   
   ...FL PANHANDLE - LARGE PART OF THE FL PENINSULA...
   POST-FRONTAL DRY/COOL CONDITIONS WILL LEAD TO LOW TO CRITICALLY LOW
   RH ACROSS MUCH OF FL SATURDAY MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. 
   MODEL GUIDANCE SHOWS PRECIPITABLE WATER VALUES AROUND 0.25 INCH. 
   DESPITE HIGH TEMPS ONLY IN THE 50S ACROSS MOST OF THE REGION...RH
   VALUES WILL LIKELY FALL INTO THE 30S.  SUSTAINED NWLY WINDS MAY
   BRIEFLY BE NEAR 15 MPH /HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE/ ENHANCING FIRE
   WEATHER POTENTIAL.  LACK OF EXISTING DROUGHT CONDITIONS IN ADDITION
   TO RECENT OR EXPECTED RAINFALL THE NEXT 24 HOURS WILL LIKELY SERVE
   AS LIMITING FACTORS FOR A MORE ROBUST FIRE WEATHER THREAT.
   
   ..SMITH.. 01/01/2010
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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