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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

.DISCUSSION...FUELS WILL BE WET AS WIDESPREAD WETTING RAIN DEVELOPS
OVER THE AREA TONIGHT AND LASTS THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. THE HEAVIEST
AMOUNTS OF THREE TO FOUR INCHES ARE EXPECTED OVER THE SOUTHEAST HALF
OF THE AREA. COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY BUT RAIN CHANCES WILL INCREASE AGAIN FROM THE SOUTHWEST
THURSDAY. ANOTHER ROUND OF WIDESPREAD WETTING RAIN IS EXPECTED
THURSDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING WITH THE HEAVIEST RAINFALL
EXPECTED OVER THE NORTHWEST HALF OF THE AREA.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-271030-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

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

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     65           100          89           63
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+15)     66 (+6)      45           51
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (-1)      83 (+33)     100          69
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  5                     N 10 G17
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  8        S  4         NE  6        N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            12           12           9
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    0.50-1.00    0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  65                        47
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  333                       490
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1094                      1607
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  2                      N  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  5                      N 12
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                666                       2450
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               5470                      19284
STAG INDEX            3            1            0            0
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         2
STABILITY             D            B            D            B-C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           8            14           20

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-271030-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           100          91           69
TEMP (24H TREND)      52 (+15)     63 (+3)      46           52
RH % (24H TREND)      90 (-10)     79 (+35)     100          71
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  9                     N  9 G19
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE 10        SE  6        E  6         N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            12           12           9
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.50-1.00    0.50-1.00    0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  64                        51
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  320                       507
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1050                      1663
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  3                     N  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  7                     N 12
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                960                       2535
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               7350                      19956
STAG INDEX            2            0            1            0
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         2
STABILITY             D            B-C          D            B-C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  14           10           8            14

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-271030-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     32           100          94           82
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (+11)     59 (-1)      52           59
RH % (24H TREND)      89 (-11)     73 (+31)     100          75
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   E  9                      N  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  8        SE  6        SE  5        W  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        0.50-1.00    >1.00        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  60                        62
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  319                       481
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1048                      1577
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  4                     NW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     NW  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1276                      1443
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               9432                      9462
STAG INDEX            3            0            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           10           5            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-271030-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     56           100          93           86
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+15)     64 (+3)      52           59
RH % (24H TREND)      90 (-10)     82 (+35)     100          72
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  9                     NW  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  9        SE  6        E  4         NW  6
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        >1.00        >1.00        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  65                        60
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  331                       499
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1085                      1637
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  4                     N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     N  8
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1324                      1996
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               9765                      13096
STAG INDEX            2            1            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           10           3            7

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-271030-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     36           100          95           82
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+12)     60 (-1)      54           66
RH % (24H TREND)      85 (-15)     76 (+31)     95           75
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   E  8                      SE  5
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  5        SE  6        E  5         W  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.00         >1.00        >1.00        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  62                        67
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  322                       493
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1055                      1617
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  4                     W  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  8                     W  7
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1288                      1479
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               8440                      11319
STAG INDEX            3            1            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         1
STABILITY             E            B-C          E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  9            8            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-271030-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     66           100          92           82
TEMP (24H TREND)      54 (+15)     67 (+5)      49           56
RH % (24H TREND)      92 (-2)      85 (+36)     100          69
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  6                     N  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  9        S  4         NE  3        N  8
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        >1.00        0.50-1.00    0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  68                        55
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  375                       484
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1231                      1589
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  4                      N  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  9                      N 12
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1500                      2420
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               11079                     19068
STAG INDEX            2            1            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         2
STABILITY             D            B            E            B-C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  13           11           4            15

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-271030-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     64           100          94           84
TEMP (24H TREND)      53 (+14)     66 (+4)      56           60
RH % (24H TREND)      90 (-10)     83 (+34)     100          70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   SE  9                     NW  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  9        S  6         E  3         N  6
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      5            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        >1.00        >1.00        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  67                        64
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  358                       482
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1175                      1581
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                S  4                      N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                S  8                      N  5
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1432                      964
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               9400                      7905
STAG INDEX            2            1            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         1
STABILITY             D            B-C          E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  15           9            2            7

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS
IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-271030-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
410 PM CST FRI DEC 26 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     48           100          95           79
TEMP (24H TREND)      51 (+15)     65 (+3)      60           69
RH % (24H TREND)      95 (-5)      83 (+33)     100          70
20FT WND/AM(MPH)                   E  6                      SW  4
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      SE  6        SE  8        E  4         W  5
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      1            12           12           12
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     <0.10        >1.00        >1.00        0.50-1.00
SILT/500M MLT (F)                  65                        67
MIXING HGT(M AGL)                  331                       487
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)                 1086                      1599
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                SE  4                     SW  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                SE  9                     SW  6
VENT INDEX (METRIC)                1324                      1461
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)               9774                      9594
STAG INDEX            3            0            1            1
CATEGORY DAY                       1                         1
STABILITY             E            B-C          E            B
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  11           9            6            7

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$







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