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
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND ASSOCIATED SURFACE LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL MOVE ALONG THE GULF COAST TODAY THROUGH EARLY TOMORROW.
SKIES WILL REMAIN CLOUDY WITH RAIN CHANCES PEAKING THIS AFTERNOON
AND EVENING. THE BEST THREAT FOR RAIN WILL BE SOUTH OF INTERSTATE
FORTY. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL KEEP TEMPERATURES COOL
THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH SLIGHTLY WARMER HIGHS EXPECTED ON SUNDAY.

ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING ADDITIONAL RAIN CHANCES
FOR MONDAY AND TUESDAY WITH HIGHS IN THE 50S. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE
THROUGH BY CHRISTMAS EVE BRINGING COOLER AND DRIER WEATHER FOR LATE
NEXT WEEK.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-192330-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           30           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                   1
PRECIP BEGINS                      6 PM
PRECIP ENDS                        12 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (-1)      32 (-3)      45
RH % (24H TREND)      72 (-5)      93 (-1)      55
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    744                       1163
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2440                      3816
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    829                       1249
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2721                      4098
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  4                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  8                     NE  5
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     3316                      2498
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 41                        43
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  5                     E  3
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE 10                     E  6
DISPERSION INDEX      25           8            17
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            3
STABILITY             D            C            D
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-192330-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     50           50           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.02         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      2            2
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP ENDS           CONTINUING   6 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      42 (-2)      35 (-3)      47
RH % (24H TREND)      71 (-8)      87 (-8)      56
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 4-8                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 3-7       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    747                       1169
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2451                      3834
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    809                       1230
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2655                      4037
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  4                     NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  8                     NE  7
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     3236                      3690
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 46                        45
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  5                     NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE 12                     NE  9
DISPERSION INDEX      22           7            24
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            D            D
STAGNATION INDEX      2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-192330-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            50           0
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         SNOW/RAIN    NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                   2
PRECIP BEGINS                      6 PM
PRECIP ENDS                        6 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (+2)      31 (0)       44
RH % (24H TREND)      62 (-14)     92 (-1)      58
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    681                       988
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2234                      3240
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    802                       1109
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2631                      3637
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  3                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2406                      3327
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 40                        41
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  4                     NE  2
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE  8                     NE  5
DISPERSION INDEX      18           11           15
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            C            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 58 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-192330-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           50           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.07         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                   2
PRECIP BEGINS                      6 PM
PRECIP ENDS                        6 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (-1)      33 (-2)      46
RH % (24H TREND)      65 (-4)      88 (0)       55
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    671                       967
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2203                      3172
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    792                       1088
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2600                      3570
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  3                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  7                     N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2376                      3264
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 43                        43
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  4                     NE  3
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE  9                     NE  7
DISPERSION INDEX      20           9            18
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            C            C
STAGNATION INDEX      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-192330-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     70           70           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.04         0.24         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      5            5
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP ENDS           CONTINUING   6 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      45 (-2)      37 (-3)      48
RH % (24H TREND)      69 (-2)      88 (-3)      62
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 3-7                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6       LGT/VAR      NE 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    780                       1022
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2558                      3354
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    852                       1094
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2794                      3590
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  3                     NE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  6                     NE  8
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2556                      4376
CATEGORY DAY          2                         3
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 48                        47
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  4                     NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE 10                     NE 10
DISPERSION INDEX      19           10           24
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            D            D
STAGNATION INDEX      2            2            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-192330-
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
603 AM CST FRI DEC 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     50           80           0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         RAIN         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.02         0.29         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      2            7
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP ENDS           CONTINUING   6 AM
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (-1)      36 (-2)      49
RH % (24H TREND)      64 (+4)      92 (+7)      61
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 3-7                    LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   NE 2-6       LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    770                       835
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2527                      2739
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    894                       959
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2934                      3145
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  2                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  5                     N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     1788                      2877
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 47                        46
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  NE  3                     NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  NE  8                     NE  8
DISPERSION INDEX      17           12           16
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            D            C
STAGNATION INDEX      2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

SJM



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