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

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FNUS54 KJAN 021023
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR EXTREME SOUTHEAST ARKANSAS...
NORTHEAST LOUISIANA...AND CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON MS
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT INCREASING RAIN CHANCES AS A STRONG COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA TONIGHT AND MOVES THROUGH LATE TONIGHT
AND FRIDAY. MUCH DRIER AND COOLER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED BEHIND
THE FRONT FOR THE WEEKEND. FOG PRODUCTION WILL BE LIMITED BY
MIXING ASSOCAIATED WITH THE PASSING COLD FRONT.

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-022215-
ASHLEY-CHICOT-MOREHOUSE-WEST CARROLL-EAST CARROLL-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

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

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     48           87           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+1)      66 (-3)      84
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+7)      100 (+5)     34
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  5                      W 10 G17
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S 10 G18     S  6         NW 12 G21
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            10
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    <0.10
SILT/500M MLT (F)     82                        75
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1200                      1599
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3938                      5246
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  8                      NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 17                      NW 18
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   9600                      12792
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  66946                     94428
STAG INDEX            2            1            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 AM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  49           21           42

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-022215-
BOLIVAR-SUNFLOWER-LEFLORE-GRENADA-CARROLL-WASHINGTON-HUMPHREYS-
HOLMES-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...NORTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     51           89           24
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (-1)      65 (-2)      82
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+11)     100 (0)      39
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  8 G15                  SW 10 G20
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S 11 G19     S  9         NW 12 G21
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            10           2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     81                        76
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1281                      1615
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    4204                      5299
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  9                     NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 21                     NW 20
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   11529                     14535
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  88284                     105980
STAG INDEX            2            0            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  39           15           50

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-022215-
MONTGOMERY-WEBSTER-CLAY-LOWNDES-CHOCTAW-OKTIBBEHA-ATTALA-WINSTON-
NOXUBEE-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...NORTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     52           87           47
TEMP (24H TREND)      89 (0)       66 (+1)      81
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (+12)     100 (0)      51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  6                      S  9 G17
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8 G15     W 10 G18
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            6            3
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)     80                        78
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1150                      1227
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3774                      4026
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  6                      W 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 13                      W 22
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   6900                      12270
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  49062                     88572
STAG INDEX            3            0            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  23           19           64

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 70.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-022215-
ISSAQUENA-SHARKEY-YAZOO-MADISON MS-LEAKE-WARREN-HINDS-RANKIN-
SCOTT-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...WEST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     51           86           31
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (0)       66 (-2)      84
RH % (24H TREND)      50 (+8)      100 (0)      40
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  6                      W  9 G16
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  8         W 11 G19
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            6            3
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     81                        78
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1130                      1401
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3708                      4598
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  7                     W 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     W 22
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   7910                      14010
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  59328                     101156
STAG INDEX            3            0            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  34           21           64

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-022215-
NESHOBA-KEMPER-NEWTON-LAUDERDALE-JASPER-CLARKE-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...EAST CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     51           78           59
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+1)      67 (+1)      84
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (+8)      100 (0)      51
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  9 G17
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         S  6         SW 11
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            6            6
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.25-0.50    0.25-0.50
SILT/500M MLT (F)     79                        78
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1051                      1100
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3448                      3609
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  5                     SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 10                     SW 16
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   5255                      7700
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  34480                     57744
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  20           17           52

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-022215-
RICHLAND-MADISON LA-FRANKLIN LA-CATAHOULA-TENSAS-CONCORDIA-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...EAST CENTRAL LOUISIANA...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           86           18
TEMP (24H TREND)      91 (+1)      67 (-4)      83
RH % (24H TREND)      49 (+3)      100 (0)      36
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  5                      SW  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  9         S  6         NW 11 G19
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            10           2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.50-1.00    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     83                        77
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1336                      1558
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    4382                      5113
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  9                     NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 20                     NW 18
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   12024                     12464
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  87640                     92034
STAG INDEX            2            1            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  45           26           60

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-022215-
CLAIBORNE-COPIAH-JEFFERSON-ADAMS-FRANKLIN MS-LINCOLN-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...SOUTHWEST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     52           79           29
TEMP (24H TREND)      90 (+1)      68 (-2)      83
RH % (24H TREND)      51 (+5)      100 (+2)     43
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  6                      W  9
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  8         S  8         W 11 G18
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            6            2
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.25-0.50    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     82                        78
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     1210                      1372
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3971                      4501
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  7                     W  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 16                     W 20
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   8470                      12348
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  63536                     90020
STAG INDEX            3            3            2
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
STABILITY             C            D            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   12 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            2            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  36           21           59

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
NORTH WINDS UP TO 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-022215-
SIMPSON-SMITH-LAWRENCE-JEFFERSON DAVIS-COVINGTON-JONES-MARION-
LAMAR-FORREST-
523 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

...SOUTHEAST PORTION OF CENTRAL MISSISSIPPI...

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     53           61           56
TEMP (24H TREND)      88 (-1)      68 (-2)      86
RH % (24H TREND)      56 (+12)     100 (0)      44
20FT WND/AM(MPH)      S  4                      S  6
20FT WND/PM(MPH)      S  6         S  5         W 10
RAIN DURATN(HRS)      2            5            6
RAIN AMOUNTS(INS)     0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25    0.10-0.25
SILT/500M MLT (F)     81                        78
MIXING HGT(M AGL)     969                       1259
MIXING HGT(FT AGL)    3180                      4129
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  5                     W  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW 12                     W 17
VENT INDEX (METRIC)   4845                      10072
VENT INDEX (ENGLISH)  38160                     70193
STAG INDEX            3            3            3
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
STABILITY             C            E            C
WIND SHIFTS
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM
MAXIMUM LVORI         0            0            0
DISPERSION INDEX (%)  23           16           50

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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