Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for the MidSouth
National Weather Service Memphis TN
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Breezy and humid conditions will prevail over the Midsouth this
afternoon, as a tropical airmass builds into the region. Wetting
rains will likely occur tonight over northeast Arkansas and over
the remainder of the Midsouth on Sunday, with the passage of a
deep upper level low pressure system. Drier conditions will
prevail Monday and Tuesday.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-282315-
Clay-Craighead-Dunklin-Greene-Lawrence-Mississippi-Pemiscot-
Poinsett-Randolph-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Chance (%)     40           70           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.09         0.97         0.31
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            8            3
Precip Begins         6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      79 (+14)     68 (+16)     84
RH % (24h Trend)      68 (+9)      98 (+6)      60
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 5-9                    S 10-14 G21
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 9-13 G19   S 6-10       S 13-17 G23
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    868                       1268
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   2848                      4159
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    954                       1354
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3129                      4441
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 11                      S 15
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 25                      S 35
Vent Index (m2/s)     10494                     20310
Category Day          4                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 73                        78
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 10                      S 12
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 22                      S 28
Dispersion Index      45           45           86
LAL                   3            5            5
LASI                  3            3            3
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            3            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 64 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 50. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
40 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny. Highs in the
mid 70s. Minimum RH 46 percent. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. West winds around 5 mph becoming
northeast late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 57 percent. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 51 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-282315-
Crittenden-Cross-Lee AR-Phillips-St. Francis-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           30           40
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.04         0.23         0.18
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            2            2
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      82 (+16)     70 (+17)     86
RH % (24h Trend)      67 (+12)     93 (+2)      57
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 6-10                   S 11-15 G24
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 11-15 G21  S 8-12 G18   S 14-18 G25
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1176                      1295
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3859                      4249
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1238                      1357
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4063                      4453
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 14                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 32                      S 37
Vent Index (m2/s)     17332                     21712
Category Day          5                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 76                        78
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 12                      S 13
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 27                      S 29
Dispersion Index      61           52           83
LAL                   3            3            4
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            2            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s.
Minimum RH 62 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows
around 50. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs around 70. Minimum RH 40 percent.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds
10 to 15 mph becoming southwest around 5 mph late in the evening.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 46 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around 5 mph
becoming southeast late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the lower
70s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and a slight chance of
thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 52 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-282315-
Benton TN-Carroll-Dyer-Gibson-Henry-Lake-Obion-Weakley-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     30           40           20
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.08         0.38         0.06
Precip Dur (hrs)      2            2            1
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      82 (+17)     68 (+16)     86
RH % (24h Trend)      64 (+7)      97 (+1)      54
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 3-7                    S 7-11
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 8-12       S 6-10       S 9-13 G19
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1092                      1020
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3584                      3346
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1213                      1141
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3981                      3743
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 30                      S 32
Vent Index (m2/s)     15769                     15974
Category Day          4                         4
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 74                        77
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 10                      S 11
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 23                      S 25
Dispersion Index      51           42           65
LAL                   3            4            4
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 63 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
41 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Southwest winds
10 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 42 percent.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 70.
Minimum RH 56 percent. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 53 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-282315-
Chester-Crockett-Decatur-Fayette-Hardeman-Haywood-Henderson-
Lauderdale-Madison-McNairy-Shelby-Tipton-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           30           20
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.05         0.16         0.04
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            2            1
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      83 (+16)     69 (+16)     87
RH % (24h Trend)      65 (+10)     96 (-1)      54
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 4-8                    S 7-11 G19
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 8-12 G18   S 6-10       S 10-14 G20
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1052                      1067
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3452                      3502
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1173                      1188
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3849                      3899
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 30                      S 31
Vent Index (m2/s)     15249                     16632
Category Day          4                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 75                        77
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 11                      S 12
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 25                      S 26
Dispersion Index      68           51           78
LAL                   3            3            3
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 66 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Thunderstorms and a chance of showers. Lows in
the lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. Minimum RH
40 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. Minimum RH 45 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph
becoming southeast late in the evening.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH 58 percent. Northeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid
60s. Minimum RH 55 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-282315-
Coahoma-Desoto-Panola-Quitman-Tallahatchie-Tate-Tunica-Yalobusha-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           20           20
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.02         0.05         0.05
Precip Dur (hrs)      1            1            1
Precip Begins         7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip Ends           Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      83 (+15)     70 (+16)     87
RH % (24h Trend)      66 (+12)     95 (-1)      53
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   SE 6-10 G18               S 9-13 G23
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 11-15 G22  S 9-13 G19   S 13-17 G24
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1205                      1262
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3953                      4142
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1277                      1334
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   4188                      4378
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 14                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 32                      S 36
Vent Index (m2/s)     17878                     21344
Category Day          5                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 77                        78
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 12                      S 12
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 28                      S 26
Dispersion Index      80           52           80
LAL                   2            3            3
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            D
Stagnation Index      3            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 66 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Lows in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
40 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 44 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid
70s. Minimum RH 59 percent. Southeast winds around 5 mph becoming
west late in the morning.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly
cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Partly sunny. Highs in the upper
60s. Minimum RH 54 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-282315-
Alcorn-Benton MS-Calhoun-Chickasaw-Itawamba-Lafayette-Lee MS-
Marshall-Monroe-Pontotoc-Prentiss-Tippah-Tishomingo-Union-
341 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Chance (%)     20           10           20
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Precip Amount (in)    0.01         0.00         0.01
Precip Dur (hrs)      1                         1
Precip Begins         7 AM                      6 AM
Precip Ends           6 PM                      Continuing
Temp (24h Trend)      85 (+16)     69 (+14)     88
RH % (24h Trend)      59 (+8)      94 (-4)      49
AM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 5-9                     S 7-11 G17
PM 20 ft Wind (mph)   S 9-13 G18   S 8-12       S 10-14
Mixing Hgt (m-agl)    1067                      1243
Mixing Hgt (ft-agl)   3502                      4078
Mixing Hgt (m-msl)    1191                      1367
Mixing Hgt (ft-msl)   3908                      4484
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 12                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 28                      S 31
Vent Index (m2/s)     14292                     19138
Category Day          4                         5
500m Mix Hgt Temp (F) 75                        77
500m Tspt Wind (m/s)  S 12                      S 10
500m Tspt Wind (mph)  S 26                      S 23
Dispersion Index      57           48           72
LAL                   2            2            2
LASI                  3            3            4
Stability             C            D            C
Stagnation Index      3            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Partly cloudy. Lows around 70. South winds around 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s.
Minimum RH 64 percent. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. Minimum RH
38 percent. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 40 percent.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny.
Highs in the upper 70s. Minimum RH 52 percent. South winds around
5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
mid 50s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the
upper 60s. Minimum RH 52 percent. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

PWB


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