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
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

.DISCUSSION...FOG DEVELOPMENT WAS NOTED ALONG THE HIGHWAY 84 CORRIDOR
THIS MORNING. THIS FOG SHOULD DISSIPATE BY 9 AM. PATCHY LIGHT FOG
DEVELOPMENT WILL BE POSSIBLE AGAIN SATURDAY MORNING BUT DENSE FOG
DEVELOPMENT IS NOT EXPECTED. HIGH PRESSURE SURFACE AND ALOFT WILL
REMAIN DOMINANT THROUGH EARLY NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL RESULT IN WARMER
THAN NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND HUMIDITY CONTINUING INTO NEXT WEEK BUT
WITH VERY LITTLE CHANCE FOR RAIN. CRITICAL HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 105
WILL BE POSSIBLE EACH AFTERNOON TODAY THROUGH MONDAY. HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BEGIN WEAKENING MONDAY RESULTING IN GREATER RAIN CHANCES AND
SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES TUESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-222230-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS AND NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+2)      71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-7)      90 (-7)      37
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SW  3                     SW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SW  6        S  3         W  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2309                      2478
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7576                      8130
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  3                     W  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  7                     W  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   6927                      7434
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  53032                     48780
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             A-B          F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         6            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  22           2            23

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-222230-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+2)      71 (-2)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-7)      93 (-3)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SW  3                     SW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  5         SW  3        W  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2315                      2514
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7594                      8249
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  4                     W  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  8                     W  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   9260                      7542
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  60752                     49494
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          4                         3
STABILITY             A-B          F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         6            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  22           2            30

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-222230-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (0)       71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-2)      91 (-6)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      SW  3                     LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  4         LGT/VAR      W  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2407                      2583
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7897                      8475
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  3                      NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  7                      NW  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7221                      7749
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  55279                     59325
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  28           3            36

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID
90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-222230-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+1)      71 (-2)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-5)      91 (-7)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      W  3                      W  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  4         LGT/VAR      NW  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2430                      2552
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7971                      8373
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  3                     NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  6                     NW  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7290                      7656
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  47826                     50238
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           2            25

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-222230-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+1)      70 (-3)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (0)       95 (-2)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      W  3                      LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  4         LGT/VAR      W  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2575                      2715
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8449                      8908
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  3                      NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  6                      NW  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7725                      8145
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  50694                     62356
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            1            2
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  16           2            35

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-222230-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+3)      71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (-8)      90 (-10)     37
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   SW  3
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  5         S  3         W  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2356                      2490
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    7731                      8168
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  2                     W  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  3                     W  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4712                      7470
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  23193                     57176
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         6            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  12           2            20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-222230-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      95 (+2)      71 (-2)      97
RH % (24H TREND)      41 (-9)      92 (-7)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      W  5         LGT/VAR      NW  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2459                      2577
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8069                      8453
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  1                     NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  2                     NW  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   2459                      7731
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  16138                     59171
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  6            1            22

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-222230-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
510 AM CDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      96 (+1)      71 (-1)      98
RH % (24H TREND)      43 (-1)      92 (-5)      35
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      NW  4        LGT/VAR      W  4
RAIN DURATN(HRS)
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.00         0.00
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     2566                      2732
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    8418                      8964
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  1                      NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  2                      NW  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   2566                      8196
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  16836                     62748
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          2                         4
STABILITY             A            F            A
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN
PRECIP END
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  8            1            32

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
90S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S.
NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. EAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S.
EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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