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

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
FNUS54 KHUN 031028
FWFHUN

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
428 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDY SKIES WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE TENNESSEE VALLEY TODAY...
WITH A NORTHWARD MOVING WARM FRONT BRINGING A WARM AND HUMID
AIRMASS INTO THE REGION BY THIS AFTERNOON. NUMEROUS SHOWERS
WILL OCCUR AS THE WARM FRONT MOVES NORTHWARD TODAY...WITH THIS
PATTERN CONTINUING OVERNIGHT. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL ALSO BE
POSSIBLE...MAINLY DURING THE DAY ON WEDNESDAY. SOUTH-SOUTHWEST
WINDS WILL STRENGTHEN FROM TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...WITH
SURFACE GUSTS OF 15 MPH POSSIBLE. MIXING HEIGHTS TODAY WILL
RANGE FROM GENERALLY GOOD ACROSS THE NORTHWEST...TO FAIR ACROSS
THE NORTHEAST WHERE MIXING HEIGHTS WILL BE LOWER. GOOD DISPERSION
IS FORECAST FOR ALL AREAS TOMORROW WITH SOUTHWESTERLY TRANSPORT
WINDS AROUND 20-25 MPH. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT...WITH WINTRY PRECIPITATION EXPECTED
TO DEVELOP IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT. AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AND
DRY AIRMASS IS EXPECTED FOR THE END OF THE WEEK...WITH THE NEXT
CHANCE OF RAIN COMING EARLY NEXT WEEK.

ALZ001>005-007-016-032215-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-LAWRENCE-LIMESTONE-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...
RUSSELLVILLE...MOULTON...ATHENS...DECATUR...CULLMAN
428 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  66           56           64
RH %                  73           91           57
20FT WND MPH (AM)     S  5                      SW  8
20FT WND MPH (PM)     S  6         S  7         W  6
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           80
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       4-6          3-5          6-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.12         0.28
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2400                      3600
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 22                     SW 22
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            D
MAX LVORI                          7
DISPERSION            42 GEN GOOD               65 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ006-008>010-032215-
MADISON-MARSHALL-JACKSON-DEKALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HUNTSVILLE...GUNTERSVILLE...
SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE
428 AM CST TUE MAR 3 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  62           56           64
RH %                  70           91           71
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SW  9
20FT WND MPH (PM)     S  5         S  6         SW  7
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           50           70
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       4-6          3-5          6-8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.10         0.19
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1800                      3700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 18                     SW 26
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       D            D            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            30 FAIR                   65 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...RAIN AND FREEZING RAIN. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION NEAR 100 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
84 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF LIGHT
FREEZING RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM
RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COLDER. LOWS AROUND 17. MAXIMUM
RH 70 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. NOT AS COLD. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. MAXIMUM RH
80 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. MAXIMUM
RH 89 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

70/DD



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.