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   ZCZC SPCFWDDY1 ALL
   FNUS21 KWNS 220630
   
   DAY 1 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0130 AM CDT MON MAR 22 2010
   
   VALID 221200Z - 231200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   WV IMAGERY SHOWS AN UPPER TROUGH CENTERED ROUGHLY NEAR THE NRN MS/AL
   BORDERS AS OF 06Z. THIS SYSTEM WILL CONTINUE TO SLOWLY MOVE ENEWD
   TOWARD THE MID ATLANTIC THROUGH THE PERIOD...WHILE AN ASSOCIATED
   SURFACE LOW MOVES INTO WRN PA. 
   
   FARTHER W...AN UPPER TROUGH MOVING INTO THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST WILL
   MOVE SEWD INTO THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST...WHILE NEARLY ZONAL FLOW
   ALOFT AFFECTS THE CENTRAL STATES. WEAK LEE TROUGHING WILL
   DEVELOP...THOUGH SURFACE WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN LIGHT. 
   
   EXTREMELY DRY AIR MASS REFLECTED ON 00Z SOUNDINGS AT NM AND MOST TX
   SITES WILL LINGER TODAY...AND WIDESPREAD RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN THE
   SINGLE DIGITS AND TEENS CAN BE ANTICIPATED ACROSS THE SOUTHWEST AND
   INTO WRN TX. ALTHOUGH WINDS IN CNTRL/SRN TX WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT TO
   SELY...LOW LEVEL MOISTURE RETURN WILL BE MEAGER...AND RELATIVE
   HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN IN THE 20S LOWER 30S EVEN TO THE COAST
   THROUGH MUCH OF THE AFTERNOON/EARLY EVENING.
   
   ..HURLBUT.. 03/22/2010
   
   ...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 220704
   
   DAY 2 FIRE WEATHER OUTLOOK  
   NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN OK
   0204 AM CDT MON MAR 22 2010
   
   VALID 231200Z - 241200Z
   
   ...NO CRITICAL AREAS...
   
   ...SYNOPSIS...
   AN UPPER TROUGH MOVING THROUGH THE INTERMOUNTAIN WEST WILL GRADUALLY
   BEGIN TO PHASE WITH AN UPPER LOW NOW SEEN ON WV IMAGERY WELL
   OFFSHORE OF THE SRN CA/NRN BAJA COAST. SWLY FLOW ALOFT WILL
   OVERSPREAD THE SOUTHWESTERN STATES...DEVELOPING A WEAK SURFACE LOW
   IN ERN NM/WRN TX. DESPITE A SLIGHT INCREASE IN SURFACE WIND SPEEDS
   AS THIS OCCURS...SUSTAINED SPEEDS ARE ONLY ANTICIPATED TO BE NEAR 10
   TO 15 MPH...WHILE STRONGER GUSTS WILL BE SOMEWHAT LIMITED AS CLOUD
   COVER INCREASES AHEAD OF THE SYSTEM...RESULTING IN LOWER MIXING
   HEIGHTS. HOWEVER...EXTREMELY DRY AIR MASS WILL LINGER IN LOW
   LEVELS...AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN THE TEENS CAN BE EXPECTED FROM
   SERN AZ...SRN NM...INTO WRN TX. ELSEWHERE...CRITICAL CONDITIONS ARE
   NOT ANTICIPATED.
   
   ..HURLBUT.. 03/22/2010
   
   ...PLEASE SEE WWW.SPC.NOAA.GOV/FIRE FOR GRAPHIC PRODUCT...
   
      

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