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
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...

RAIN WILL TAPER OFF THIS MORNING ACROSS THE MIDSOUTH. A FEW
POCKETS OF LIGHT SLEET OR LIGHT FREEZING RAIN ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS
NORTHWEST TENNESSEE EARLY THIS MORNING. SKIES WILL REMAIN CLOUDY
THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT WITH HIGHS IN THE 40S AND OVERNIGHT
LOWS IN THE 30S. CONDITIONS WILL BE DRY EARLY IN THE DAY ON FRIDAY
WITH HIGHS AGAIN IN THE 40S BUT ANOTHER CHANCE OF RAIN WILL BEGIN
BY FRIDAY EVENING AS THE NEXT SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE REGION.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-182315-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            30
PRECIP TYPE           SLEET/RAIN   NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      1
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM
PRECIP ENDS           6 PM
TEMP (24H TREND)      41 (+2)      32 (-1)      43
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (+7)      99 (+2)      65
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      NE 2-6       NE 3-7
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    782                       769
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2564                      2523
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    867                       855
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2846                      2805
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  1                     NE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  2                     NE  8
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     867                       3420
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 42                        41
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  3                      NE  5
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  6                      NE 11
DISPERSION INDEX      14           19           23
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             D            D            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 69 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-182315-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.00         0.11
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      1                         2
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM                      6 AM
PRECIP ENDS           6 PM                      CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      46 (+5)      37 (+3)      47
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (-5)      90 (-8)      63
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 4-8
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      NE 2-6       NE 4-8
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    934                       652
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   3063                      2139
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    995                       714
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   3266                      2343
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  1                     NE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  2                     NE  9
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     995                       2856
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 47                        46
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  2                      NE  5
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  5                      NE 12
DISPERSION INDEX      12           13           22
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            C            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
71 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-182315-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           SLEET/RAIN   NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      1
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM
PRECIP ENDS           6 PM
TEMP (24H TREND)      39 (0)       29 (-3)      44
RH % (24H TREND)      77 (+10)     100 (+4)     55
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 3-7
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    554                       713
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1816                      2340
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    675                       834
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2213                      2737
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  2                     NE  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  5                     NE  8
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     1350                      3336
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 39                        39
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  3                      NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  6                      NE  9
DISPERSION INDEX      15           14           20
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            D            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND
30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
MINIMUM RH 62 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 79 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-182315-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           0            20
PRECIP TYPE           SLEET/RAIN   NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      43 (+1)      32 (-2)      45
RH % (24H TREND)      68 (+4)      97 (+5)      59
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    753                       683
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2472                      2242
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    874                       804
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2869                      2639
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  1                      NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  2                      NE  7
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     874                       2412
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 44                        42
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  2                      NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  5                      NE  9
DISPERSION INDEX      15           13           20
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            C            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...RAIN AND SNOW LIKELY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN.
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S.
MINIMUM RH 61 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 63 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 65 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
76 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-182315-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            50
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.02         0.00         0.18
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      1                         2
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM                      6 AM
PRECIP ENDS           6 PM                      CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      48 (+3)      38 (+3)      48
RH % (24H TREND)      64 (-2)      86 (-7)      62
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 3-7
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    886                       648
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2907                      2127
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    958                       720
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   3142                      2363
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  2                     NE  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  3                     NE  7
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     1916                      2160
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 48                        48
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  SE  2                     NE  5
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  SE  5                     NE 11
DISPERSION INDEX      12           7            17
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            C            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...RAIN LIKELY...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH
64 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50.
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 65 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 MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 72 PERCENT.
WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-182315-
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
408 AM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     30           0            40
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.01         0.00         0.08
PRECIP DUR (HRS)      2                         2
PRECIP BEGINS         6 AM                      6 AM
PRECIP ENDS           6 PM                      CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      47 (0)       36 (+1)      48
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (0)       89 (-3)      60
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   NE 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      NE 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    712                       648
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2335                      2125
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    835                       772
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2741                      2532
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  1                     NE  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  2                     NE  5
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     835                       1544
CATEGORY DAY          1                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 47                        46
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  2                      NE  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  4                      NE  9
DISPERSION INDEX      12           9            19
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            C            D
STAGNATION INDEX      0            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...RAIN...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN...THEN RAIN LIKELY. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH
75 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH.

$$



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