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

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHERN ALABAMA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
452 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT IS EXITING THE AREA TO THE EAST THIS MORNING BUT LOW
CLOUDS BEHIND THE FRONT WILL RESULT IN LOWER MIXING HEIGHTS AND
CEILINGS THROUGH LATE MORNING. A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS/SPRINKLES ARE
POSSIBLE TODAY AS THE UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH. MIXING
HEIGHTS AND CEILINGS BEGIN TO IMPROVE THIS AFTERNOON.

A STRONGER LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL DROP SOUTH OUT OF THE MIDWEST
INTO THE TN VALLEY RESULTING IN AN INCREASE IN WINDS ON WEDNESDAY.
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AS THE SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH
WED AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

DRY AND COOLER WEATHER IS FORECAST FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK.
RH VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO RANGE BETWEEN 35 TO 40 PERCENT EACH
AFTERNOON FROM THURSDAY THROUGH SUNDAY. RAIN CHANCES BEGIN TO
INCREASE EARLY NEXT WEEK.

ALZ001>003-032300-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY
452 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  70           48           73
RH %                  49           96           42
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   W  7 G17
20FT WND MPH (PM)     NW  7        LGT/VAR      W 12 G19
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           50
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0-1
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7300                      8300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 11                     W 23
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          8
DISPERSION            39 FAIR                   95 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ004-014-032300-
LAWRENCE-WINSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...HALEYVILLE
452 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  71           49           72
RH %                  50           96           40
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   W  7
20FT WND MPH (PM)     NW  6        LGT/VAR      W 11 G18
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           30
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0-1
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.07
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7300                      8100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 10                     W 19
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          8
DISPERSION            38 FAIR                   83 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ005>007-016-032300-
LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
452 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  71           48           71
RH %                  50           96           40
20FT WND MPH (AM)     N  5                      W  7
20FT WND MPH (PM)     NW  7        NW  5        W 11 G19
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0-1
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.09
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7400                      8100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 12                     W 19
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            41 GEN GOOD               84 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ008>010-032300-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...GUNTERSVILLE...
ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE
452 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
TEMP                  71           47           70
RH %                  50           96           40
20FT WND MPH (AM)     NW  6                     W  9 G19
20FT WND MPH (PM)     NW  8        NW  6        W 13 G23
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           40
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       0            0            0-1
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.00         0.00         0.10
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   7200                      8300
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 13                      W 18
LAL                   1            1            2
STABILITY CLASS       C            E            C
MAX LVORI                          10
DISPERSION            64 GOOD                   78 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
40 PERCENT. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. MAXIMUM RH 89 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE MID 60S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. MAXIMUM RH
93 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. MAXIMUM RH 95 PERCENT.
NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. MINIMUM RH 39 PERCENT. WEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. MAXIMUM RH
91 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 41 PERCENT.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. MAXIMUM RH 90 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. MINIMUM RH 44 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.


$$



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