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
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

.DISCUSSION...
MODERATE WEST-SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE ACROSS NRN AL
FROM TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY, MAINTAINING A SEASONABLY WARM AND
MOIST AIRMASS FEATURING SCATTERED AFTERNOON SHOWERS/STORMS AND
ISOLATED SHOWER ACTIVITY AT NIGHT. CLOUDINESS AND PRECIPITATION
WILL BE LESS THAN WHAT WAS OBSERVED ON THURSDAY, WITH AFTERNOON
TEMPS RISING INTO THE UPPER 80S/LOWER 90S RESULTING IN RH VALUES
IN THE 55-65% RANGE. MIXING HEIGHTS OF 5500-6000 FT WILL YIELD
FAIR SMOKE DISPERSION TODAY, WITH STRONGER TRANSPORT WINDS AND
HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS LEADING TO GREATER DISPERSION ON SATURDAY.

A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE FOR THE
REMAINDER OF THE WEEKEND AND MUCH OF NEXT WEEK, AS UPPER LEVEL
HIGH PRESSURE WHICH BROUGHT HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS TO THE REGION
EARLIER THIS MONTH WILL BE DISPLACED TO THE SOUTH AND WEST.
TEMPS WILL RANGE FROM THE LOWER 90S IN THE AFTERNOONS TO THE
LOWER 70S AT NIGHT, WITH MINIMUM RH VALUES AROUND 50-55%.

ALZ001>003-292115-
LAUDERDALE-COLBERT-FRANKLIN AL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FLORENCE...MUSCLE SHOALS...SHEFFIELD...
TUSCUMBIA...RUSSELLVILLE...RED BAY
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  88           71           90
RH %                  56           94           57
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       2-4          2-4          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.27         0.01         0.15
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5900                      6700
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W 15
LAL                   3            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            31 FAIR                   97 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ004-014-292115-
LAWRENCE-WINSTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOULTON...TOWN CREEK...HALEYVILLE
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  88           71           90
RH %                  55           97           53
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W  5         LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       2-4          2-4          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.26         0.00         0.11
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5900                      6800
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W  9                      W 15
LAL                   3            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   92 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ005>007-016-292115-
LIMESTONE-MADISON-MORGAN-CULLMAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATHENS...HUNTSVILLE...DECATUR...CULLMAN
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  87           70           90
RH %                  57           98           54
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           50
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       2-4          2-4          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.23         0.00         0.11
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5900                      7100
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10                      W 14
LAL                   3            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            32 FAIR                   106 VERY GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$

ALZ008>010-292115-
MARSHALL-JACKSON-DE KALB-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALBERTVILLE...BOAZ...GUNTERSVILLE...
ARAB...SCOTTSBORO...FORT PAYNE...RAINSVILLE
434 AM CDT FRI JUL 29 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SAT

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
TEMP                  87           68           90
RH %                  58           98           50
20FT WND MPH (AM)     LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FT WND MPH (PM)     W  5         LGT/VAR      W  5
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           40
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
PRECIP DURATION       2-4          2-4          2-4
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.22         0.01         0.11
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)   5400                      7000
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 12                      W 13
LAL                   3            3            3
STABILITY CLASS       C            F            C
MAX LVORI                          9
DISPERSION            33 FAIR                   88 GOOD

REMARKS...NONE.


$$


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
95 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 96 PERCENT.
LIGHT WINDS.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH 98 PERCENT.
LIGHT WINDS.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
98 PERCENT. LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 49 PERCENT.
LIGHT WINDS.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. MAXIMUM RH
97 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT.
EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

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