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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE MIDSOUTH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEMPHIS TN
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL KEEP MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES AND COOL
TEMPERATURES IN PLACE ACROSS THE MID SOUTH TODAY. HIGH
TEMPERATURES WILL RANGE FROM THE UPPER 60S TO LOWER 70S. A BRIEF
WARM UP IS ANTICIPATED ON WEDNESDAY ALONG WITH SLIGHT CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN EASTERN AREAS AHEAD OF ANOTHER COLD
FRONT MOVING ACROSS THE REGION. COOL AND DRY WEATHER WILL FOLLOW
THIS FRONT FOR THE END OF THE WEEK WITH A RETURN TO BELOW AVERAGE
TEMPERATURES.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-032330-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      69 (+2)      51 (-2)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      47 (-11)     82 (-5)      38
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 3-7                     W 6-10 G17
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 4-8       NW 2-6       NW 10-14
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1947                      2762
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6387                      9060
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2033                      2847
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6669                      9342
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  5                     NW 13
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     NW 29
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     10165                     37011
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 60                        69
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  N  4                      W 10
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  N  9                      W 22
DISPERSION INDEX      23           10           94
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 36 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-032330-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      69 (+2)      52 (-3)      75
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-14)     86 (-2)      43
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 4-8                     W 5-9
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 4-8       NW 2-6       W 10-14
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2075                      2377
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6809                      7799
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2138                      2439
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7013                      8003
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  4                     W 12
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W 26
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     8552                      29268
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 62                        69
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  N  5                      W  8
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  N 10                      W 19
DISPERSION INDEX      25           13           81
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY SUNNY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-032330-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      68 (+4)      49 (-4)      70
RH % (24H TREND)      53 (-16)     90 (-1)      44
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6                     SW 5-9
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 4-8       LGT/VAR      NW 9-13
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1935                      2244
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6349                      7361
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2056                      2365
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6746                      7758
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  4                     NW 13
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     NW 29
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     8224                      30745
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 60                        66
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NW  4                     W 10
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NW 10                     W 23
DISPERSION INDEX      35           13           100
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  3            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHWEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 45 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 51 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-032330-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            10
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      69 (+5)      50 (-5)      72
RH % (24H TREND)      52 (-19)     88 (-4)      45
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6                     W 4-8
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 4-8       NW 2-6       NW 10-14 G19
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2007                      2236
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6586                      7335
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2128                      2357
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6983                      7733
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  5                     W 13
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W 29
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     10640                     30641
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 61                        67
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  N  4                      W  9
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  N  9                      W 20
DISPERSION INDEX      34           12           94
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  3            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE
EVENING.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-032330-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUNTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      70 (+6)      51 (-5)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (-24)     88 (-8)      44
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6                     W 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 4-8       NW 2-6       W 9-13
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2105                      2503
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6905                      8213
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2176                      2575
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7140                      8448
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  4                     W 11
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W 24
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     8704                      28325
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 64                        68
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  N  4                      W  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  N  9                      W 15
DISPERSION INDEX      25           15           74
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            3
STABILITY             B            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 42 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-032330-
ALCORN-BENTON MS-CALHOUN-CHICKASAW-ITAWAMBA-LAFAYETTE-LEE MS-
MARSHALL-MONROE-PONTOTOC-PRENTISS-TIPPAH-TISHOMINGO-UNION-
INCLUDING...NORTH MISSISSIPPI PORTION NATCHEZ TRACE PARKWAY...
NORTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST...
NORTH UNIT TOMBIGBEE NATIONAL FOREST...NORTHEAST MISSISSIPPI
501 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (+4)      50 (-8)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (-27)     88 (-7)      42
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6                     W 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NW 3-7       NW 2-6       W 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2140                      2546
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7021                      8353
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2264                      2670
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7427                      8759
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  4                     W 11
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  9                     W 24
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     9056                      29370
CATEGORY DAY          4                         5
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 64                        66
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  N  4                      W  6
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  N  8                      W 14
DISPERSION INDEX      30           21           72
LAL                   1            1            2
LASI                  3            3            4
STABILITY             B            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE IN THE
MORNING.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. SOUTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ZDM


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