Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
306 PM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL TRACK NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE
CENTRAL TENNESSEE VALLEY FROM TONIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...
BRINGING WIDESPREAD MODERATE/HEAVY RAINFALL AND A FEW EMBEDDED
THUNDERSTORMS. ALTHOUGH THIS AREA OF RAIN WILL LIFT OFF TO THE
NORTHEAST SUNDAY MORNING...A COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SOUTHWARD
INTO THE REGION BRINGING ANOTHER POTENTIAL RAINFALL EVENT SUNDAY
EVENING. MOST LOCATIONS WILL EXPERIENCE BETWEEN 2-3 INCHES OF
RAIN WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE...AND A FLASH FLOOD
WATCH IS IN EFFECT. THICK CLOUDS AND WIDESPREAD RAINFALL WILL
KEEP MIXING HEIGHTS IN THE 1800-2500 FT RANGE...AND COMBINE
WITH LIGHT NORTHERLY TRANSPORT FLOW TO RESULT IN POOR DISPERSION
BOTH SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

A COLDER/DRIER ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE REGION
BEGINNING TUESDAY MORNING...WITH ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM BRINGING
RAINFALL TO THE REGION ONCE AGAIN BY NEXT FRIDAY AND SATURDAY.

ALZ001>005-007-016-281115-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
306 PM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP                  48           54           35           52
RH %                  100          77           100          65
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     S  6         N  5         N  5         LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          90           0
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      NONE
PRECIP DURATION       10-12        10-12        6-8          0
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.85         0.27         0.32         0.00
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                1800                      2400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 10                      N  3
LAL                   2            1            1            1
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D            C
MAX LVORI             5                         9
DISPERSION                         16 GEN POOR               7 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ006-008>010-281115-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
306 PM CST SAT DEC 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
TEMP                  49           55           40           53
RH %                  100          82           100          73
20FT WND MPH (AM)                  LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     100          100          90           20
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
PRECIP DURATION       10-12        10-12        6-8          1-2
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.91         0.31         0.50         0.00
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                2000                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW  9                     NW  3
LAL                   2            1            1            1
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D            C
MAX LVORI             5                         9
DISPERSION                         20 GEN POOR               7 POOR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
78 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM
RH 72 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
MAXIMUM RH 100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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