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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

.DISCUSSION...A strong cold front will come through the region tonight along with some
snow showers which will last through Tuesday. The best accumulations will be in the northern and
western districts while a light dusting is expected in the southern districts. The wintry
precipitation will end Tuesday evening in the southeast.  Gusty winds and very cold temperatures
is expected through Wednesday. No fire danger issues is expected with the wintry precipitation.


Use the following link for a graphical forecast of LVORI indices:
http://www.weather.gov/jan/fire_weather_lvori

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-161015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, and Lake Providence
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           Snow/Rain    Snow         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     90           90           0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      22 (-1)      26 (-26)     12           32
RH % (24H Trend)      89 (-5)      47 (+10)     81           37
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  9 G19                  N  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       NE  6        N  7         N  5         N  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      9            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.14         0.09         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  17                        17
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1196                      1287
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3925                      4223
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  7                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 15                      N 10
Vent Index (metric)                8372                      6435
Vent Index (English)               58875                     42230
Stag Index            3            0            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             D            B-C          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   3 PM
Maximum LVORI         5                         4
Dispersion Index      3            47           18           46

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 13. Highs in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the upper
40s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers likely. Lows in the upper
30s. Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-161015-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Indianola, Ruleville,
Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton, Carrollton,
Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens,
and Goodman
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           Cloudy       MCldy        Clear        Clear
Precip Type           Sleet        Snow         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     90           80           0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      20 (-3)      24 (-24)     11           29
RH % (24H Trend)      90 (-5)      58 (+14)     88           42
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N 10 G19                  N  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       N  6 G17     N  9         N  6         N  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)      6            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.08         0.10         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  17                        17
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1032                      1296
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3387                      4253
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  7                      N  5
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 16                      N 12
Vent Index (metric)                7224                      6480
Vent Index (English)               54192                     51036
Stag Index            3            0            3            3
Category Day                       3                         3
Stability             D            B-C          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          6 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   3 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         6
Dispersion Index      2            42           9            44

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 13. Highs in the mid 30s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the mid
40s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Rain showers. Lows around 40. Highs in the mid 50s.
West winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-161015-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-
Including the cities of Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston,
West Point, Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, and Brooksville
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       MClear       Clear
Precip Type           Snow         Snow         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      24 (+2)      28 (-23)     12           30
RH % (24H Trend)      91 (-6)      58 (+30)     81           34
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  5                      N  5
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      N  5         Lgt/Var      N  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.01         0.07         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  22                        17
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  955                       1426
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3134                      4678
Transport Wnd (m/s)                NW  6                     N  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                NW 14                     N 14
Vent Index (metric)                5730                      8556
Vent Index (English)               43876                     65492
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            B            F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         4
Dispersion Index      4            34           22           64

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 14. Highs in the upper 30s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the upper
40s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows around
50. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the mid 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-161015-
Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-
Scott-
Including the cities of Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Carthage, Vicksburg,
Jackson, Pearl, Brandon, Richland, Forest, and Morton
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       PCldy        Clear
Precip Type           None         Snow         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      24 (+1)      28 (-24)     13           32
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (0)       57 (+29)     76           32
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  8                      N  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      N  7         N  6         N  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.01         0.08         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  22                        17
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  920                       1351
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3017                      4433
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  7                      N  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 16                      N 14
Vent Index (metric)                6440                      8106
Vent Index (English)               48272                     62062
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             E            B-C          E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          12 AM        Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         4
Dispersion Index      6            36           22           61

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 14. Highs around 40. Light winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 50.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-161015-
Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-Jasper-Clarke-
Including the cities of Philadelphia, Pearl River, De Kalb,
Scooba, Newton, Union, Decatur, Conehatta, Meridian, Bay Springs,
Heidelberg, Quitman, Stonewall, and Shubuta
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Precip Type           None         Snow         Snow         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            60           20           0
Temp (24H Trend)      28 (+3)      34 (-19)     14           34
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (+3)      65 (+39)     84           28
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  5                      N  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      N  5         N  5         N  7
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   4            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  29                        18
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  807                       1414
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 2648                      4640
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  7                      N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 15                      N 16
Vent Index (metric)                5649                      9898
Vent Index (English)               39720                     74240
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            B            E            B-C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   12 AM
Maximum LVORI         8                         4
Dispersion Index      1            16           23           70

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 15. Highs in the lower 40s. North
winds around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs around 50.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the upper 30s. Highs
in the lower 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows around 50.
Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-161015-
Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-
Including the cities of Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, and West Ferriday
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Precip Type           Sleet/Rain   Snow         None         None
Chance Precip (%)     40           90           0            0
Temp (24H Trend)      24 (0)       29 (-25)     14           32
RH % (24H Trend)      93 (-3)      52 (+21)     74           34
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N 12 G21                  N  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      N  9 G18     N  9         N  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)      4            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.02         0.10         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  21                        17
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1049                      1262
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 3440                      4140
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  8                      N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 18                      N 15
Vent Index (metric)                8392                      8834
Vent Index (English)               61920                     62100
Stag Index            3            0            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            B-C          D            B-C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          9 PM         Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         3
Dispersion Index      1            43           21           56

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 15. Highs around 40. North winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in
the lower 50s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Lows in the mid
50s. Highs in the mid 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower
40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-161015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           PCldy        Cloudy       PCldy        Clear
Precip Type           None         Sleet        None         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            70           10           0
Temp (24H Trend)      27 (+1)      29 (-26)     15           33
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+8)      61 (+38)     76           32
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    N  6                      N  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      N  5         N  6         N  6
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.05         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  24                        18
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  855                       1279
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 2805                      4197
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  8                      N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 17                      N 15
Vent Index (metric)                6840                      8953
Vent Index (English)               47685                     62955
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            B            E            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       6 AM
Precip End                         6 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         3
Dispersion Index      2            36           21           67

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 16. Highs in the lower 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
50s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in
the mid 60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the lower 40s.
Highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-161015-
Simpson-Smith-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-
Lamar-Forrest-
Including the cities of Magee, Mendenhall, Taylorsville, Raleigh,
Monticello, New Hebron, Prentiss, Bassfield, Collins,
Mount Olive, Laurel, Columbia, West Hattiesburg, Lumberton,
Purvis, and Hattiesburg
322 PM CST Mon Jan 15 2018

                      Tonight      Tue          Tue Night    Wed

Cloud Cover           MClear       MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Precip Type           None         Sleet        Snow         None
Chance Precip (%)     0            40           30           0
Temp (24H Trend)      30 (+5)      38 (-16)     16           36
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+3)      63 (+39)     83           27
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   N  6
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  5
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.01         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  32                        19
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  773                       1380
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 2536                      4528
Transport Wnd (m/s)                N  7                      N  7
Transport Wnd (mph)                N 16                      N 16
Vent Index (metric)                5411                      9660
Vent Index (English)               40576                     72448
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       3                         4
Stability             F            A-B          F            B
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       6 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   12 AM
Maximum LVORI         8                         4
Dispersion Index      1            35           26           81

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows around 17. Highs in the lower 40s. Light
winds.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs in the lower
50s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. Warmer. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs
in the mid 60s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Rain showers. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs
around 60. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$


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