Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for Southwest Arkansas...
Northwest Louisiana...East Texas...and Extreme Southeast Oklahoma
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain will likely move across
the Toledo Bend, and portions of northern Louisiana south of interstate 20
late this afternoon and evening. Winds from the south to southeast of 15 to 20 mph
with higher gusts expected for most of the area. Westerly winds 10 to 15 mph can
be expected with afternoon relative humidities 40 to 50 percent on Thursday. Light winds
and mostly sunny skies expected with drier humidities falling to 30 to 40 percent
on Friday. Clouds to increase Saturday with increased southerly winds. A wet day in store
for Sunday with strong to possible severe storms back into the area.


OKZ077-301030-
McCurtain-
Including the cities of Idabel and Broken Bow
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MCldy        MClear       Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (-14)     65 (-10)     39           80
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      49 (-11)     99           41
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  9                      E  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  5         W 10         NW  4        S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1957                      2211
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6420                      7253
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 10                      S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 22                      S 13
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  19570                     13266
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                49                        58
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs around 80. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the mid 50s. Highs around 70. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ050-051-059-301030-
Sevier-Howard-Little River-
Including the cities of De Queen, Nashville, Mineral Springs,
Dierks, and Ashdown
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MCldy        MClear       Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      49 (-13)     65 (-11)     42           81
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+3)     53 (-11)     97           42
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  9                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  6         W 11         W  4         S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.07         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1979                      2189
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6493                      7183
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 11                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 25                      S 10
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  21769                     10945
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                50                        59
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the upper
50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs around 70. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ060-061-070>073-301030-
Hempstead-Nevada-Miller-Lafayette-Columbia-Union-
Including the cities of Hope, Prescott, Texarkana, Stamps,
Lewisville, Bradley, Magnolia, and El Dorado
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (-12)     70 (-10)     46           81
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+2)     44 (-12)     92           38
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    SW  9 G17                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  8         W 11         W  4         S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.47         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1984                      2181
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6510                      7154
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 12                      S  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 26                      S  9
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  23808                     8724
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                55                        63
STABILITY CLASS       E            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 60. Highs
in the mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ096-097-108>112-124>126-137-138-301030-
Red River-Bowie-Franklin-Titus-Camp-Morris-Cass-Wood-Upshur-
Marion-Gregg-Harrison-
Including the cities of Clarksville, Bogata, Texarkana,
Mount Vernon, Mount Pleasant, Pittsburg, Daingerfield, Lone Star,
Naples, Omaha, Atlanta, Linden, Hughes Springs, Queen City,
Mineola, Winnsboro, Quitman, Hawkins, Gilmer, Big Sandy,
Jefferson, Longview, and Marshall
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        PCldy        Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (-10)     70 (-8)      47           84
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (+4)      43 (-16)     89           36
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W 10 G17                  SE  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  6         W 12         W  3         S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1968                      2196
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6457                      7206
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 11                      S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 25                      S 13
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  21648                     13176
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                53                        65
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Not as warm. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80. South winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ136-149>153-301030-
Smith-Cherokee-Rusk-Panola-Nacogdoches-Shelby-
Including the cities of Tyler, Jacksonville, Rusk, Henderson,
Carthage, Nacogdoches, and Center
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           PCldy        MClear       Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (-9)      74 (-6)      49           86
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (+9)      40 (-18)     92           33
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  9                      S  5
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  6         W 11         SW  4        S  9
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2            0            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1979                      2181
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6493                      7154
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 11                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 24                      S 12
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  21769                     10905
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                58                        67
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ165>167-301030-
Angelina-San Augustine-Sabine-
Including the cities of Lufkin, San Augustine, Hemphill,
and Pineland
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        MClear       Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        None         None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-11)     77 (-4)      50           88
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+9)     38 (-20)     93           32
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  7                      S  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  6         W 10         SW  4        S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.16         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1972                      2168
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6469                      7112
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  8                      S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 18                      S 13
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  15776                     13008
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                60                        70
STABILITY CLASS       F            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ001>004-012-301030-
Caddo-Bossier-Webster-Claiborne-Bienville-
Including the cities of Shreveport, Bossier City, Minden,
Springhill, Homer, Haynesville, Arcadia, Ringgold, and Gibsland
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (-11)     72 (-10)     48           83
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (+4)     41 (-12)     93           35
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  9                      S  3
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  9         W 12         W  4         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.49         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1954                      2179
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6412                      7150
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 11                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 25                      S 10
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  21494                     10895
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                57                        66
STABILITY CLASS       E            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ005-006-013-014-301030-
Lincoln-Union-Jackson-Ouachita-
Including the cities of Ruston, Farmerville, Bernice, Jonesboro,
and Monroe
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        MClear       Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           40           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      57 (-8)      75 (-9)      48           83
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (+2)      39 (-9)      94           35
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  9                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S 10         W 10         W  4         SW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.95         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           2            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1973                      2189
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6472                      7182
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W 10                      S  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 22                      S  9
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  19730                     8756
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                64                        66
STABILITY CLASS       D            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
West winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ010-011-017-018-301030-
De Soto-Red River-Sabine-Natchitoches-
Including the cities of Mansfield, Stonewall, Logansport,
Coushatta, Martin, Many, Zwolle, Pleasant Hill, and Natchitoches
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      56 (-11)     74 (-9)      49           85
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (+5)      39 (-16)     93           34
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  8                      S  4
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S  9         W 10         W  4         S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.58         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       7            1            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1942                      2178
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6371                      7145
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  9                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 21                      S 12
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  17478                     10890
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                61                        69
STABILITY CLASS       E            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ019>022-301030-
Winn-Grant-Caldwell-La Salle-
Including the cities of Winnfield, Colfax, Montgomery, Dry Prong,
Clarks, Grayson, Columbia, Jena, Midway, and Olla
346 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

CLOUD COVER           MCldy        PCldy        Clear        Clear
PRECIP TYPE           Tstms        Tstms        None         None
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           30           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      60 (-6)      77 (-8)      49           85
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (+2)      38 (-12)     94           34
20FTWND-AM(MPH)                    W  8                      LGT/VAR
20FTWND-PM(MPH)       S 11         W 10         W  4         S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         1.08         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       12           2            0            0
MIXING HGT(M-MSL)                  1943                      2190
MIXING HGT(FT-MSL)                 6374                      7186
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                W  9                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                W 20                      S 10
VENT RATE (M^2/S)                  17487                     10950
CATEGORY DAY                       5                         4
MIX HGT 500 TEMP(F)                68                        69
STABILITY CLASS       D            C            F            B

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 80s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Category Day Index is 4.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds
around 5 mph.

$$

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