Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...Expect breezy south to southeast winds today with
gusts over 30 mph possible, especially across the Arklamiss Delta
in the afternoon and evening. Lots of low clouds will be around
through the day, particularly in the morning, but no fog is
anticipated this morning. However, at least some patchy fog is
certainly possible in spots late tonight. Expect little rain
today, but rain and storms will move in from the west late
tonight and continue to be a decent possibility in most areas
on Saturday.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           90           60
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (-4)      62 (0)       81
RH % (24H Trend)      50 (+16)     93 (+7)      38
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S 11 G21                  SW 12 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 16 G25     S 15 G24     SW 11 G20
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   10           5
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.73         0.13
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1574                      1889
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5164                      6196
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 15                      SW 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 33                      SW 24
Vent Index (metric)   23610                     20779
Vent Index (English)  170412                    148704
Stag Index            2            0            2
Category Day          5                         5
Stability             D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   7 PM
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      99           17           87

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      81 (-3)      62 (-1)      79
RH % (24H Trend)      51 (+16)     91 (+12)     48
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S 13 G22                  S 14 G22
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 17 G26     S 16 G25     SW 11 G21
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   7            7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.80         0.38
SILT/500m MLT (F)     70                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1603                      1825
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5260                      5988
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 14                      SW 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 32                      SW 26
Vent Index (metric)   22442                     21900
Vent Index (English)  168320                    155688
Stag Index            2            2            2
Category Day          5                         5
Stability             D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 PM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      93           25           74

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           60           80
Temp (24H Trend)      79 (-2)      61 (+2)      76
RH % (24H Trend)      50 (+12)     90 (+8)      62
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SE 11                     S 11
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 13         S 11         S 10 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   3            11
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.19         0.98
SILT/500m MLT (F)     68                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1554                      1320
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5097                      4330
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 12                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 26                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)   18648                     15840
Vent Index (English)  132522                    112580
Stag Index            2            2            0
Category Day          5                         4
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      75           23           67

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (-3)      63 (0)       80
RH % (24H Trend)      50 (+13)     91 (+6)      53
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S 12 G19                  S 12 G19
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 15 G23     S 14 G23     S 10 G19
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   7            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.58         0.59
SILT/500m MLT (F)     70                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1601                      1763
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5252                      5785
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      SW 10
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 29                      SW 23
Vent Index (metric)   20813                     17630
Vent Index (English)  152308                    133055
Stag Index            2            2            0
Category Day          5                         5
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      4
Dispersion Index      88           26           70

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           30           80
Temp (24H Trend)      78 (-6)      61 (+1)      76
RH % (24H Trend)      52 (+15)     94 (+7)      62
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SE 10                     S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 13         S 11         S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            10
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.06         1.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)     68                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1537                      1296
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5044                      4252
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 11                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 25                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)   16907                     15552
Vent Index (English)  126100                    110552
Stag Index            2            2            0
Category Day          5                         4
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       1 AM         Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      73           23           68

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           90           60
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (-3)      64 (-1)      82
RH % (24H Trend)      50 (+15)     91 (+5)      45
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       S 12 G20                  S 13 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 16 G24     S 16 G23     SW 10 G19
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   9            5
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.84         0.24
SILT/500m MLT (F)     69                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1607                      1826
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5272                      5991
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      SW 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 30                      SW 24
Vent Index (metric)   20891                     20086
Vent Index (English)  158160                    143784
Stag Index            2            0            2
Category Day          5                         5
Stability             D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      94           20           83

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds around 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-242215-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      82 (-4)      65 (+1)      80
RH % (24H Trend)      51 (+15)     90 (+3)      56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SE 11 G19                 S 11
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 14 G22     S 13 G20     S 10 G17
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            6            7
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.63         0.56
SILT/500m MLT (F)     70                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1575                      1518
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    5168                      4981
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 13                      SW 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 29                      SW 25
Vent Index (metric)   20475                     16698
Vent Index (English)  149872                    124525
Stag Index            2            2            0
Category Day          5                         5
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      4
Dispersion Index      84           25           73

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-242215-
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
453 AM CDT Fri Mar 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Sat

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           40           70
Temp (24H Trend)      79 (-6)      63 (+1)      78
RH % (24H Trend)      57 (+18)     93 (+2)      56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)       SE 10                     S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S 13         SE 11        S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1            2            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.15         0.88
SILT/500m MLT (F)     70                        70
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)     1356                      1436
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)    4450                      4711
Transport Wnd (m/s)   S 12                      S 11
Transport Wnd (mph)   S 26                      S 25
Vent Index (metric)   16272                     15796
Vent Index (English)  115700                    117775
Stag Index            2            2            0
Category Day          5                         4
Stability             D            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 AM         10 PM        Continuing
Precip End            7 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI                      5
Dispersion Index      77           25           69

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80. South
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

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