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
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

.DISCUSSION...

WARM...DRY AND SUNNY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THIS EASTER DAY ACROSS
THE MIDSOUTH WITH WIDESPREAD HIGHS NEAR 80. CLOUDS AND RAIN CHANCES
WILL INCREASE TONIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AS A WEAK COLD FRONT PASSES
THROUGH THE REGION. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE MILD...WITH
HIGHS IN THE 70S...AND LOWS IN THE 50S.

DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN WEDNESDAY...BUT THIS WILL BE SHORT LIVED
AS ANOTHER FRONT WILL BRING A RAIN THREAT TO THE AREA BY THE WEEKEND.


ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-202315-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            20           60
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.01         0.09
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                   1            5
PRECIP BEGINS                      1 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP ENDS                        CONTINUING   CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+3)      56 (+6)      74
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (+8)      86 (-6)      55
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   S 2-6        LGT/VAR      SW 6-10
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1868                      814
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6130                      2670
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1955                      900
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6414                      2952
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      SW  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      SW 10
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     7820                      4500
CATEGORY DAY          3                         3
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 73                        70
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  2                      SW  6
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S  5                      SW 13
DISPERSION INDEX      27           13           30
LAL                   1            2            4
LASI                  5            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            0            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.THURSDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-202315-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.06
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   6 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (+4)      57 (+6)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      38 (+5)      84 (-9)      54
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   S 2-6        LGT/VAR      SW 5-9
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2072                      515
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6797                      1688
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2134                      576
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   7000                      1891
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  8                      S 10
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     8536                      2880
CATEGORY DAY          4                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 74                        70
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  2                      SW  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S  5                      SW 15
DISPERSION INDEX      30           13           30
LAL                   1            2            4
LASI                  5            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            1            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
47 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND
80. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH
IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-051-202315-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-CROCKETT-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            50
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   7 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+3)      52 (+6)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      34 (+7)      94 (-1)      49
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 5-9
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1803                      1899
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5914                      6229
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1922                      2025
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6307                      6642
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  3                      SW  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  7                      SW 12
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     5766                      10125
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 72                        71
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  4                      SW  6
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S  8                      SW 14
DISPERSION INDEX      25           10           40
LAL                   1            1            4
LASI                  4            4            3
STABILITY             A            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. WEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH BECOMING NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 48 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>050-052>055-088>091-202315-
CHESTER-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-LAUDERDALE-
MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.04
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   7 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      79 (+2)      53 (+6)      76
RH % (24H TREND)      35 (+10)     92 (-1)      47
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1858                      1931
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6096                      6335
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1983                      2057
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6505                      6747
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SW  4                     SW  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SW  9                     SW 12
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     7932                      10285
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 72                        71
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  4                      SW  6
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S  9                      SW 14
DISPERSION INDEX      30           12           40
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4            4            3
STABILITY             A            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
43 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY CLOUDY.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND
80. MINIMUM RH 43 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING
SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-202315-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            40
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.03
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   7 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      81 (+4)      55 (+7)      77
RH % (24H TREND)      37 (+6)      90 (-4)      51
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   S 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   S 2-6        LGT/VAR      SW 4-8
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    2032                      1154
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   6668                      3786
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    2104                      1227
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6903                      4025
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  4                      SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  9                      SW 15
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     8416                      8589
CATEGORY DAY          4                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 74                        71
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  4                      SW  7
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S  9                      SW 15
DISPERSION INDEX      31           13           47
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4            4            3
STABILITY             B            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            0

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
45 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH
49 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 47 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-202315-
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
549 AM CDT SUN APR 20 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     0            0            30
PRECIP TYPE           NONE         NONE         TSTMS
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.01
PRECIP DUR (HRS)                                2
PRECIP BEGINS                                   7 AM
PRECIP ENDS                                     CONTINUING
TEMP (24H TREND)      80 (+2)      53 (+5)      78
RH % (24H TREND)      34 (+8)      92 (0)       45
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      SW 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)    1817                      1957
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5961                      6422
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)    1941                      2081
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)   6367                      6828
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  3                      SW  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S  6                      SW 10
VENT INDEX (M2/S)     5823                      10405
CATEGORY DAY          3                         4
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F) 70                        71
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)  S  5                      SW  5
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)  S 10                      SW 12
DISPERSION INDEX      30           9            43
LAL                   1            1            3
LASI                  4            4            3
STABILITY             A            F            B
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY...THEN A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE MID 70S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
MINIMUM RH 38 PERCENT. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH
42 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MOSTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER
80S. MINIMUM RH 46 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING
SOUTH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

JLH





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