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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...Expect a return of the warmer then normal temperatures
on Friday with isolated thunderstorms possible. The winds will be gusty
out of the south on Friday and once again on Saturday with a continued
chance for thunderstorms. A strong storm system will move across the
region on Sunday with severe storms and widespread rain. Several
inches of rain is anticipated for the area. Monday and Tuesday will be
dry but another low pressure system will bring widespread rain
again Wednesday. Patchy fog is possible Friday morning.

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

ARZ074-075-LAZ007>009-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            30           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)      59 (+9)      88 (+14)     72           88
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+4)     61 (+9)      93           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 10 G23                  S 14 G25
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 15 G29     S 12 G20     S 17 G26
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2            1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.01         0.00         0.13
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  78                        78
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1328                      1578
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4356                      5176
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      S 18
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 30                      S 40
Vent Index (metric)                17264                     28404
Vent Index (English)               130680                    207040
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         7                         5
Dispersion Index      3            85           27           118

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs
in the mid 70s. South winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ018-019-025>027-034>036-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        Tstms        Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      58 (+4)      87 (+12)     70           88
RH % (24H Trend)      99 (+2)      61 (+10)     95           50
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G24                  S 15 G26
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 16 G31     S 14 G24     S 18 G27
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1            1            2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.06
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  78                        78
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1309                      1638
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4293                      5374
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 29                      S 37
Vent Index (metric)                17017                     26208
Vent Index (English)               124497                    198838
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End                         Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Maximum LVORI         6                         5
Dispersion Index      3            83           23           114

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ028>033-037>039-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      58 (+1)      86 (+10)     68           89
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     58 (+10)     99           46
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 10 G21                  S 11 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 13 G24     S 10 G18     S 14 G21
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  78                        77
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1307                      1728
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4288                      5670
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 15
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 35
Vent Index (metric)                14377                     25920
Vent Index (English)               107200                    198450
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      1 PM
Precip End                         7 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      2            72           22           106

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ040>044-047>050-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      59 (+3)      88 (+12)     69           88
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     59 (+8)      96           51
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 14 G26                  S 13 G23
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 16 G28     S 13 G23     S 16 G24
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.04
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  79                        78
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1313                      1679
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4307                      5508
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 28                      S 36
Vent Index (metric)                15756                     26864
Vent Index (English)               120596                    198288
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      7 AM
Precip End                         7 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      3            78           25           112

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs around 80. Southeast winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Southwest winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. Southeast
winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
North winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ045-046-051-052-057-058-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           20
Temp (24H Trend)      59 (-1)      87 (+8)      69           88
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     58 (+11)     99           49
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G23                  S 11 G20
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 14 G26     S 10 G17     S 14 G21
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         1
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.01         0.00         0.00
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  77                        76
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1307                      1770
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4287                      5807
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 25                      S 32
Vent Index (metric)                14377                     24780
Vent Index (English)               107175                    185824
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      1 PM
Precip End                         7 PM                      7 PM
Maximum LVORI         9                         5
Dispersion Index      2            74           23           101

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely.
Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 50. Highs around 80. Southwest
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80. South
winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.

$$

LAZ015-016-023>026-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           40
Temp (24H Trend)      60 (+6)      90 (+13)     72           87
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+5)     59 (+8)      95           55
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 13 G26                  S 14 G24
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 15 G27     S 13 G21     S 17 G24
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.12
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  79                        79
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1322                      1598
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4336                      5242
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 13                      S 16
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 29                      S 36
Vent Index (metric)                17186                     25568
Vent Index (English)               125744                    188712
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       5                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      7 AM
Precip End                         7 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      3            83           28           101

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs
in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. West winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds
5 to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ053-054-059>062-281015-
Claiborne-Copiah-Jefferson-Adams-Franklin MS-Lincoln-
Including the cities of Port Gibson, Crystal Springs, Hazlehurst,
Wesson, Fayette, Natchez, Bude, Roxie, Meadville, and Brookhaven
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     0            20           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      63 (+8)      88 (+10)     71           88
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+2)     60 (+12)     97           52
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G24                  SE 13 G22
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 14 G25     SE 12 G19    S 14 G22
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   1                         2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.00         0.00         0.07
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  79                        79
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1314                      1648
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4310                      5407
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 12                      S 15
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 26                      S 35
Vent Index (metric)                15768                     24720
Vent Index (English)               112060                    189245
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             F            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      7 AM
Precip End                         7 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      3            74           30           106

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds around
10 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Chance of rain showers. Lows in the lower
50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs around 80. South winds up to
5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 70s.
North winds up to 10 mph.

$$

MSZ055-056-063>066-072>074-281015-
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
328 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                      Tonight      Fri          Fri Night    Sat

Cloud Cover           PCldy        MCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type           None         Tstms        None         Tstms
Chance Precip (%)     10           20           10           30
Temp (24H Trend)      62 (+3)      87 (+5)      70           87
RH % (24H Trend)      100 (+1)     60 (+14)     99           54
20ftWnd-AM(mph)                    S 12 G22                  SE 11 G19
20ftWnd-PM(mph)       Lgt/Var      S 14 G25     SE 10 G17    S 13
Rain Duratn(hrs)                   2                         2
Rain Amount(ins)      0.00         0.02         0.00         0.02
SILT/500m MLT (F)                  78                        77
Mixing Hgt(m AGL)                  1307                      1562
Mixing Hgt(ft AGL)                 4289                      5123
Transport Wnd (m/s)                S 11                      S 14
Transport Wnd (mph)                S 24                      S 32
Vent Index (metric)                14377                     21868
Vent Index (English)               102936                    163936
Stag Index            3            2            2            2
Category Day                       4                         5
Stability             E            C            D            C
Wind Shifts
Precip Begin                       7 AM                      7 AM
Precip End                         7 PM                      Continuing
Maximum LVORI         8                         5
Dispersion Index      2            70           25           99

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds up to 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows
around 60. Highs in the lower 70s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.

$$



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