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Day 1 and Day 2 Fire Weather Outlooks

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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 030720
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0120 AM CST SUN JAN 03 2010
   
   VALID 031200Z - 041200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   UPPER DISTURBANCES WITHIN NWLY FLOW REGIME OVER THE CENTRAL STATES
   WILL ACT TO REINFORCE A LARGE SCALE UPPER TROUGH FIXED E OF THE
   ROCKIES.  A DRY/COOL AIRMASS WILL CONTINUE TO RESIDE OVER THE SERN
   U.S. SUPPORTING LOW RH DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.
   
   ...FL...
   MODEL GUIDANCE IS CONSISTENT IN SHOWING A WEAKENING PRESSURE
   GRADIENT OVER THE SERN U.S.  DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS MIN RH
   VALUES WILL GENERALLY RANGE FROM NEAR 20 TO 35 PERCENT OVER MUCH OF
   THE STATE.  BUT...HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN RELATIVELY
   COOL /ESPECIALLY IN NRN AREAS/ AND SUSTAINED WINDS GENERALLY WEAK
   /AOB 10 MPH/.
   
   ..SMITH.. 01/03/2010
   
   ...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 030722
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0122 AM CST SUN JAN 03 2010
   
   VALID 041200Z - 051200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   PERSISTENT UPPER TROUGH OVER THE ERN HALF OF THE CONUS WILL CONTINUE
   TO LEAD TO BELOW AVERAGE TEMPS AND A DRY AIRMASS ACROSS THE SERN
   U.S.  A SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WITH ARCTIC ORIGINS WILL EXTEND
   FROM THE RED RIVER VALLEY SWD TO THE SRN PLAINS.
   
   ...FL...
   CRITICALLY LOW RH /20-35 PERCENT/ IS EXPECTED AGAIN ACROSS MUCH OF
   THE STATE DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.  SUSTAINED WINDS WILL LIKELY
   REMAIN WEAK AOB 10 MPH ACROSS CENTRAL AND NRN FL WWD INTO THE
   PANHANDLE.  RECENT MODEL OUTPUT INDICATES SOME STRONGER SUSTAINED
   WINDS /10-15 MPH/ MAY DEVELOP NEAR AND S OF LAKE OKEECHOBEE.
   
   ..SMITH.. 01/03/2010
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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