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
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

.DISCUSSION...
WITH LIGHT WINDS AND PLENTY OF SUNSHINE...THE DRY MODIFIED
ARCTIC AIR WILL WARM SUFFICIENTLY TO LOWER AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES TO BELOW 30 PERCENT NEAR THE TENNESSEE RIVER TODAY.
HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL MODERATE ON SUNDAY...AS THE ARCTIC AIR
RETREATS...REPLACED BY AIR FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO. THIS MORE
HUMID AIR WILL SUPPORT TO A CHANCE OF WETTING RAINS SUNDAY NIGHT.
ANOTHER ARCTIC COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE IS FORECAST FOR MIDWEEK...
FOLLOWED BY MILDER AND WETTER CONDITIONS FOR NEXT WEEKEND.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-102330-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   9 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      40 (+6)      32 (+12)     49
RH % (24H TREND)      40 (-5)      81 (-5)      60
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SE 2-6                    S 9-13
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SE 4-8       SE 3-7       S 9-13
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    740                       121
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2428                      397
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    827                       207
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2713                      679
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  4                     S  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  8                     S 21
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     3308                      1863
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 36                        50
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  SE  4                     S 15
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  SE  8                     S 34
DISPERSION INDEX      15           12           22
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH
BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
58 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH
57 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS OR SNOW. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-102330-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.07
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   9 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      42 (+6)      33 (+11)     55
RH % (24H TREND)      39 (-7)      82 (-5)      56
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 9-13 G19
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SE 3-7       SE 3-7       S 10-14 G19
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    737                       135
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2419                      444
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    800                       198
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2624                      648
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  3                     S 10
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     S 22
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2400                      1980
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 40                        56
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  SE  4                     S 15
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  SE  8                     S 34
DISPERSION INDEX      13           11           22
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  2            2            2
STABILITY             C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING WEST
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
63 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-102330-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.08
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   9 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      39 (+7)      29 (+12)     49
RH % (24H TREND)      36 (-12)     78 (-15)     49
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 7-11
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    716                       184
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2350                      604
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    840                       305
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2755                      1001
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  3                     S  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     S 18
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2520                      2440
CATEGORY DAY          2                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 34                        49
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  SE  3                     S 13
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  SE  6                     S 30
DISPERSION INDEX      12           9            33
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            2
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE LOWER 40S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50.
MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH
59 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 30S. MINIMUM RH
37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-102330-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.05
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                1
PRECIP BEGINS                                   12 PM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      42 (+6)      30 (+11)     52
RH % (24H TREND)      33 (-9)      79 (-12)     48
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 7-11
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SE 2-6       LGT/VAR      S 8-12
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    677                       227
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2222                      746
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    801                       348
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2628                      1143
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   E  2                      S  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  5                      S 20
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     1602                      3132
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 37                        51
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  3                      S 13
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  7                      S 29
DISPERSION INDEX      13           9            39
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            2
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH
60 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-102330-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            20
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         RAIN
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                1
PRECIP BEGINS                                   9 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      44 (+7)      32 (+10)     56
RH % (24H TREND)      34 (-9)      82 (-6)      53
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 6-10 G18
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   SE 2-6       SE 2-6       S 8-12 G18
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    720                       138
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2362                      454
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    792                       210
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2599                      689
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  3                     S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE  6                     S 16
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     2376                      1470
CATEGORY DAY          2                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 41                        57
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  3                      S 12
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  8                      S 28
DISPERSION INDEX      13           8            19
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  3            2            2
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY.
LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S. MINIMUM RH 74 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH
44 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-102330-
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
333 AM CST SAT DEC 10 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLEAR        MCLEAR       PCLDY
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)      45 (+7)      30 (+9)      55
RH % (24H TREND)      31 (-5)      78 (-8)      47
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 5-9
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 7-11
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    643                       288
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2109                      946
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    769                       412
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   2524                      1352
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   E  2                      S  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  5                      S 17
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     1538                      3296
CATEGORY DAY          1                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 39                        53
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  E  3                      S 11
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  E  7                      S 24
DISPERSION INDEX      14           8            33
LAL                   1            1            1
LASI                  4            2            2
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY.
LOWS AROUND 50. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS LIKELY. CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM
RH 77 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE UPPER 30S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTH
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

PWB



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