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

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

.DISCUSSION...Mainly dry conditions will continue through the day
Wednesday, with continued warmth. Patchy fog is expected late tonight
into Wednesday morning across southeast Mississippi, with low clouds
developing across the remainder of the area. Another storm system
will push across the region late Wednesday night through Thursday
night, bringing a couple rounds of showers and thuderstorms. Some of
the storms could be severe. Dry weather will return by Friday.


Use the following link for a graphical forecast of LVORI indices:
http://www.weather.gov/jan/fire_weather_lvori

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-291015-
Ashley-Chicot-Morehouse-West Carroll-East Carroll-
Including the cities of Crossett, North Crossett, Hamburg,
West Crossett, Dermott, Lake Village, Eudora, Bastrop, Oak Grove,
Epps, and Lake Providence
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           80           70
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (-1)      83 (+3)      64           77
RH % (24H Trend)      94 (-2)      47 (-10)     98           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  6                      S  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 10 G19     S  8 G17     SW 10
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1                         7            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.47         0.43
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        73
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1543                      1556
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5061                      5105
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 10                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 23                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)                15430                     18672
Vent Index (English)               116403                    132730
Stag Index            3            3            0            0
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM         4 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            1 AM         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         8
Dispersion Index      6            86           14           83

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
East winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-291015-
Bolivar-Sunflower-Leflore-Grenada-Carroll-Washington-Humphreys-
Holmes-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Indianola, Ruleville,
Greenwood, Grenada, Vaiden, North Carrollton, Carrollton,
Greenville, Belzoni, Isola, Durant, Tchula, Lexington, Pickens,
and Goodman
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            60           70
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (0)       85 (+5)      64           76
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (+2)      44 (-13)     95           61
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  6                      S 11
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 11 G18     S  9 G17     S 12
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1                         3            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.26         0.47
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1490                      1321
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4888                      4334
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  9                      S 13
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 20                      S 29
Vent Index (metric)                13410                     17173
Vent Index (English)               97760                     125686
Stag Index            3            3            2            0
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM                      7 PM         Continuing
Precip End            7 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      5            65           9            70

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-291015-
Montgomery-Webster-Clay-Lowndes-Choctaw-Oktibbeha-Attala-Winston-
Noxubee-
Including the cities of Winona, Eupora, Maben, Mathiston,
West Point, Columbus, Ackerman, Weir, Starkville, Kosciusko,
Louisville, Macon, and Brooksville
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           Showers      None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     20           0            20           70
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (-3)      84 (+4)      62           79
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (+2)      43 (-13)     97           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  6         S  6         S 10
Rain Duratn(hrs)      1                         1            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.01         0.19
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  73                        66
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1640                      1083
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5381                      3553
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  6                      SE 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 14                      SE 22
Vent Index (metric)                9840                      10830
Vent Index (English)               75334                     78166
Stag Index            3            3            3            0
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM                      10 PM        Continuing
Precip End            1 AM                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         5
Dispersion Index      3            70           5            54

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-291015-
Issaquena-Sharkey-Yazoo-Madison MS-Leake-Warren-Hinds-Rankin-
Scott-
Including the cities of Mayersville, Rolling Fork, Anguilla,
Yazoo City, Ridgeland, Madison, Canton, Carthage, Vicksburg,
Jackson, Pearl, Brandon, Richland, Forest, and Morton
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           0            30           70
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (-3)      85 (+4)      63           79
RH % (24H Trend)      95 (0)       42 (-13)     96           57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  8         S  8         S 10
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.09         0.33
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  70                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1575                      1519
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5168                      4983
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  9                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 20                      S 23
Vent Index (metric)                14175                     15190
Vent Index (English)               103360                    114609
Stag Index            3            3            3            0
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      7            81           33           58

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-291015-
Neshoba-Kemper-Newton-Lauderdale-Jasper-Clarke-
Including the cities of Philadelphia, Pearl River, De Kalb,
Scooba, Newton, Union, Decatur, Conehatta, Meridian, Bay Springs,
Heidelberg, Quitman, Stonewall, and Shubuta
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           0            10           60
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (-4)      85 (+3)      62           80
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+3)      41 (-8)      100          54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  6         S  6         S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.20
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  70                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1634                      1032
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5360                      3387
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  6                      S  6
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 13                      S 13
Vent Index (metric)                9804                      6192
Vent Index (English)               69680                     44031
Stag Index            3            3            3            3
Category Day                       4                         3
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin          7 PM                                   7 AM
Precip End            1 AM                                   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         6
Dispersion Index      6            65           12           30

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows around 60. Highs
in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-291015-
Richland-Madison LA-Franklin LA-Catahoula-Tensas-Concordia-
Including the cities of Rayville, Delhi, Tallulah, Winnsboro,
Jonesville, Harrisonburg, Newellton, St. Joseph, Waterproof,
Vidalia, Ferriday, and West Ferriday
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           70           70
Temp (24H Trend)      64 (-3)      84 (+1)      66           78
RH % (24H Trend)      92 (-4)      46 (-9)      97           57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  7                      S  9
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        S 10 G18     S 10 G19     S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                4            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.39         0.53
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        73
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1652                      1616
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5419                      5302
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 10                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 23                      S 23
Vent Index (metric)                16520                     16160
Vent Index (English)               124637                    121946
Stag Index            3            2            2            0
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    7 PM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         6
Dispersion Index      8            85           26           70

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southeast
winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-291015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           40           70
Temp (24H Trend)      64 (-1)      87 (+3)      66           79
RH % (24H Trend)      96 (+1)      41 (-8)      97           59
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    SE  5                     S  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        S  8         S  8         S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                1            9
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.12         0.70
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  71                        71
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1587                      1512
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5208                      4961
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  9                      S  8
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 20                      S 18
Vent Index (metric)                14283                     12096
Vent Index (English)               104160                    89298
Stag Index            3            3            2            0
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    10 PM        Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      11           81           37           45

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-291015-
Simpson-Smith-Lawrence-Jefferson Davis-Covington-Jones-Marion-
Lamar-Forrest-
Including the cities of Magee, Mendenhall, Taylorsville, Raleigh,
Monticello, New Hebron, Prentiss, Bassfield, Collins,
Mount Olive, Laurel, Columbia, West Hattiesburg, Lumberton,
Purvis, and Hattiesburg
340 PM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

                      Tonight      Wed          Wed Night    Thu

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           0            10           70
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (-3)      86 (+3)      64           79
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+2)      40 (-10)     100          57
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    Lgt/Var                   S  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  7         S  6         S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             6
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.61
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  70                        69
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1552                      941
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 5093                      3086
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  7                      S  9
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 15                      S 20
Vent Index (metric)                10864                     8469
Vent Index (English)               76395                     61720
Stag Index            3            3            3            0
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                    4 AM         Continuing
Precip End                                      Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         6
Dispersion Index      7            72           24           42

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. East winds up to 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$



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