Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For Extreme Southeast Arkansas,
Northeast Louisiana, and Central Mississippi
National Weather Service Jackson MS
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

.DISCUSSION...Light rain showers will be possible across mainly
eastern zones on Monday, and for most locations on Tuesday.
Southerly winds will be increasing to around 15 to 20 mph during
the day on Monday. Patchy fog will be possible mainly through the
Pine Belt region late tonight into Monday morning.


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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      57 (+12)     80 (+22)     64           81
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (0)       53 (-30)     97           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 11                      S 11 G19
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  7         S 12 G20     S  9         S 13 G21
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  67                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1330                      1459
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4364                      4786
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      S 13
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      S 30
Vent Index (metric)                15960                     18967
Vent Index (English)               122192                    143580
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             D            D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 6 AM
Precip End                                                   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      6            76           6            84

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 60s. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Cooler.
Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 50s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Warmer. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds up to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in
the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      55 (+10)     79 (+23)     63           80
RH % (24H Trend)      98 (+1)      57 (-27)     95           56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G19                  S 11 G19
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  6        S 12 G20     S  9         S 12 G20
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  66                        64
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1294                      1168
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4245                      3831
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 26
Vent Index (metric)                14234                     14016
Vent Index (English)               106125                    99606
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             D            D            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 6 AM
Precip End                                                   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         7                         5
Dispersion Index      8            66           6            65

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Cooler.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 60s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the
mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows
around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
West winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      54 (+8)      77 (+20)     62           81
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (0)       59 (-22)     93           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9 G18                  S  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        S  9 G17     S  7         S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  66                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1296                      1210
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4251                      3969
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 10                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 22                      S 23
Vent Index (metric)                12960                     12100
Vent Index (English)               93522                     91287
Stag Index            3            2            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 PM                     12 PM
Precip End                         6 PM                      6 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      6            57           7            58

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of thunderstorms and
slight chance of showers. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper
70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs around 70. North winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds up to
10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in
the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+12)     80 (+16)     64           82
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+1)      53 (-26)     94           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9 G18                  S  9 G17
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       SE  5        S 10 G18     S  8         S 10 G18
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.01
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  66                        65
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1421                      1319
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4663                      4327
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 11
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 25
Vent Index (metric)                15631                     14509
Vent Index (English)               111912                    108175
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                         6 PM                      6 PM
Maximum LVORI         7                         5
Dispersion Index      3            68           7            65

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs around 70. North winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      59 (+10)     79 (+14)     62           81
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     58 (-15)     96           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  7                      SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  9         S  6         S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  66                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1296                      1158
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4253                      3798
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S  9                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 21                      S 22
Vent Index (metric)                11664                     11580
Vent Index (English)               89313                     83556
Stag Index            3            2            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             E            C            E            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM                      6 AM
Precip End                         6 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         6
Dispersion Index      4            55           13           54

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers and slight
chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers likely. Lows in the lower
60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers. Lows
in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         None         None         Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           10           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+12)     81 (+15)     64           82
RH % (24H Trend)      97 (-2)      54 (-27)     97           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  9                      S 11 G19
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       S  7         S 12 G20     S  9         S 13 G20
Rain Duratn(hrs)                                             1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  68                        68
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1424                      1484
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4671                      4869
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      S 12
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      S 28
Vent Index (metric)                17088                     17808
Vent Index (English)               130788                    136332
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             D            C            D            D
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                                                 6 AM
Precip End                                                   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         6                         6
Dispersion Index      8            79           4            81

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows
in the upper 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds around
10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of rain showers. Lows in the
upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-191030-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)      61 (+9)      82 (+12)     65           82
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+2)      54 (-16)     94           56
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  8 G17                  S  8
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  9 G17     S  7         S  9
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.03
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  68                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1465                      1336
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4808                      4383
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 23
Vent Index (metric)                16115                     13360
Vent Index (English)               115392                    100809
Stag Index            3            2            3            2
Category Day                       5                         4
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       12 PM        12 AM        Continuing
Precip End                         6 PM         Continuing   6 PM
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      7            71           10           59

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and chance of
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Rain showers likely. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in
the mid 70s. North winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with chance of showers. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-191030-
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
317 PM CST Sun Feb 18 2018

                      Tonight      Mon          Mon Night    Tue

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type           None         Showers      Showers      Showers
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+6)      82 (+9)      64           82
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     52 (-12)     98           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S  7                      SE  7
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S  9         SE  7        S  8
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            1            1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.01         0.01         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  67                        67
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1486                      1043
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4876                      3421
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 10                      S 10
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 23                      S 22
Vent Index (metric)                14860                     10430
Vent Index (English)               112148                    75262
Stag Index            3            3            3            2
Category Day                       4                         4
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       9 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         9                         6
Dispersion Index      5            64           21           51

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers. Lows in the mid
60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds up to 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers.
Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.

$$


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