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

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FNUS54 KHUN 180900
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
300 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL STALL OUT BETWEEN CULLMAN AND BIRMINGHAM TODAY.
LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS AND PATCHY DRIZZLE ARE POSSIBLE ALONG AND SOUTH
OF THE FRONT WITH DRY WEATHER TO THE NORTH. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
COMBINED WITH LOWER MIXING HEIGHTS WILL RESULT IN POOR DISPERSION
VALUES TODAY.

THE PERIOD FROM THURSDAY TO MONDAY WILL BE UNSETTLED AS MULTIPLE
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVE THROUGH WITH STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS
POSSIBLE. EXPECT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO SPREAD FROM WEST
TO EAST ACROSS THE AREA DURING THE DAY THURSDAY. RAINFALL TOTALS
COULD BE UPWARDS OF 2 INCHES WITH THIS SYSTEM. ANY STRONGER STORMS
COULD PRODUCE DAMAGING WIND GUSTS. A BRIEF BREAK IN THE RAIN FOR
FRIDAY. BUT SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS RETURN BY LATE SATURDAY AND
CONTINUE THROUGH THE MONDAY.

ALZ001>003-182300-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY
300 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP                  59           53           66
RH %                  62           95           81
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SE  8
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 10 G17
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           50           90
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-2          4-5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.22         1.09
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   1900                      1700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  3                      S 13
LAL                   1            1            3
STABILITY CLASS       B            D            D
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            8 POOR                    28 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ004-014-182300-
LAWRENCE-WINSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...HALEYVILLE
300 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP                  63           53           66
RH %                  61           95           80
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S  9 G17
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           80
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-2          4-5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.16         1.01
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2000                      2500
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  3                      S 13
LAL                   1            1            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          8
DISPERSION            7 POOR                    31 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ005>007-016-182300-
LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
300 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
TEMP                  62           51           66
RH %                  60           94           79
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SE  7
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      S 10 G18
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           80
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-2          4-5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.11         0.73
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2200                      3400
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  4                     S 16
LAL                   1            1            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            D            D
MAX LVORI                          8
DISPERSION            9 POOR                    39 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ008>010-182300-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...GUNTERSVILLE...
ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE
300 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      THU

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        CLOUDY
TEMP                  61           48           64
RH %                  54           93           69
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   SE  6
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SE  9 G18
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           30           70
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0-1          1-2          4-5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.06         0.42
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   2300                      3000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW  6                     S 13
LAL                   1            1            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            D
MAX LVORI                          8
DISPERSION            12 POOR                   36 FAIR

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE
OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
99 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 64 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. MINIMUM RH 66 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
100 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
80 PERCENT. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 76 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS LIKELY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 70 PERCENT.
LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
COOLER. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. MINIMUM RH 67 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 92 PERCENT. WEST WINDS
AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. MINIMUM RH
52 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


$$


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