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
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

.DISCUSSION...

MUCH COLDER TEMPERATURES WILL ARRIVE TONIGHT AND ON THURSDAY
FOLLOWING AN ARCTIC COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE. THE COLDEST OF THE ARCTIC
AIR WILL TAKE ABOUT A DAY TO SETTLE IN. FRIDAY MORNING WIND CHILL
WILL PREVAIL IN THE TEENS, WITH SINGLE DIGIT WIND CHILLS BRIEFLY
POSSIBLE OVER FAR NORTHEAST ARKANSAS, THE MISSOURI BOOTHEEL AND FAR
NORTHWEST TENNESSEE AROUND DAYBREAK. DESPITE PLENTY OF SUNSHINE ON
FRIDAY, HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL AVERAGE 15 TO 20 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL
PREVAILING IN THE 30S.

THE ARCTIC AIR WILL LIFT OUT OF THE REGION SATURDAY, AS NEAR NORMAL
TEMPERATURES AND RAIN RETURN FOR SUNDAY.

ARZ008-009-017-018-026>028-MOZ113-115-081130-
CLAY-CRAIGHEAD-DUNKLIN-GREENE-LAWRENCE-MISSISSIPPI-PEMISCOT-
POINSETT-RANDOLPH-
INCLUDING...MISSOURI BOOTHEEL...NORTHEAST ARKANSAS
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR        MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      28 (-7)      37 (-7)      19           35
RH % (24H TREND)      75 (-10)     37 (-15)     74           36
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 7-11                   N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 3-7        NW 7-11      NW 4-8       LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1027                      867
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3368                      2845
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1113                      953
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3652                      3127
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  7                     NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 16                     NW  3
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  7791                      1906
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              34                        29
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               NW  7                     NW  3
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               NW 16                     NW  6
DISPERSION INDEX      44           38           34           20
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH
39 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
69 PERCENT. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. EAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS AROUND
40. MINIMUM RH 50 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

ARZ035-036-048-049-058-081130-
CRITTENDEN-CROSS-LEE AR-PHILLIPS-ST. FRANCIS-
INCLUDING...EAST-CENTRAL ARKANSAS...ST. FRANCIS NATIONAL FOREST
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      32 (-8)      39 (-6)      21           36
RH % (24H TREND)      80 (-9)      41 (-23)     76           38
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                N 8-12                    N 4-8
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 4-8        N 7-11       N 4-8        LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1029                      913
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3375                      2994
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1091                      975
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3579                      3198
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                N  7                      N  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 16                      N  5
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  7637                      1950
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              37                        32
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               N  8                      N  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               N 17                      N  9
DISPERSION INDEX      53           44           30           25
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  2            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 40 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
MID 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
73 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
55 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 56 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ001>004-019>022-081130-
BENTON TN-CARROLL-DYER-GIBSON-HENRY-LAKE-OBION-WEAKLEY-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT NORTH
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     10           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      28 (-5)      37 (-8)      17           34
RH % (24H TREND)      79 (-15)     40 (-13)     87           39
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 5-9                    NW 2-6
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      NW 5-9       NW 2-6       LGT/VAR
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1007                      828
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3304                      2715
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1130                      949
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3708                      3113
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  6                     NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 14                     NW  5
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  6780                      1898
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         1
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              34                        27
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               NW  6                     NW  3
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               NW 14                     NW  7
DISPERSION INDEX      36           39           39           25
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 15. LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 40. MINIMUM RH 35 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
70 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. MINIMUM RH 53 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. NORTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. MINIMUM RH 54 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TNZ048>055-088>091-081130-
CHESTER-CROCKETT-DECATUR-FAYETTE-HARDEMAN-HAYWOOD-HENDERSON-
LAUDERDALE-MADISON-MCNAIRY-SHELBY-TIPTON-
INCLUDING...WEST TENNESSEE DISTRICT SOUTH
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       MCLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           SNOW/RAIN    NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      30 (-7)      39 (-6)      18           36
RH % (24H TREND)      79 (-15)     38 (-26)     84           36
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                N 6-10                    N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6        NW 6-10      NW 2-6       N 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1006                      829
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3300                      2721
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1128                      952
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3701                      3122
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                NW  7                     N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                NW 15                     N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  7896                      2856
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              36                        29
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               NW  7                     N  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               NW 15                     N  8
DISPERSION INDEX      38           40           31           24
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  3            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH
34 PERCENT. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 30S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
71 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID
30S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 40S. MINIMUM RH
50 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 30. NORTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 40S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

MSZ001-007-008-010>012-020-021-081130-
COAHOMA-DESOTO-PANOLA-QUITMAN-TALLAHATCHIE-TATE-TUNICA-YALOBUSHA-
INCLUDING...NORTHWEST MISSISSIPPI...
SOUTH UNIT HOLLY SPRINGS NATIONAL FOREST
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      33 (-6)      41 (-6)      21           37
RH % (24H TREND)      89 (-7)      43 (-24)     80           38
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                N 7-11                    N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   N 2-6        N 7-11       N 3-7        N 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1041                      914
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3414                      2999
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1112                      986
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3649                      3235
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                N  7                      N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 15                      N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  7784                      2958
CATEGORY DAY                       3                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              39                        32
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               N  8                      N  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               N 17                      N 10
DISPERSION INDEX      45           46           22           26
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  2            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 20. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 37 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE MID 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
72 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...A CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 50.
MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
53 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 55 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

MSZ002>006-009-013>017-022>024-081130-
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
301 PM CST WED DEC 7 2016

                      TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR       CLEAR
PRECIP CHANCE (%)     20           0            0            0
PRECIP TYPE           RAIN         NONE         NONE         NONE
PRECIP AMOUNT (IN)    0.00         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DUR (HRS)
PRECIP BEGINS
PRECIP ENDS
TEMP (24H TREND)      33 (-6)      42 (-4)      19           38
RH % (24H TREND)      90 (-4)      40 (-27)     81           35
AM 20 FT WIND (MPH)                N 6-10                    N 3-7
PM 20 FT WIND (MPH)   LGT/VAR      N 6-10       N 3-7        N 2-6
MIXING HGT (M-AGL)                 1082                      853
MIXING HGT (FT-AGL)                3550                      2800
MIXING HGT (M-MSL)                 1206                      977
MIXING HGT (FT-MSL)                3956                      3206
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)                N  7                      N  3
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)                N 15                      N  6
VENT INDEX (M2/S)                  8442                      2931
CATEGORY DAY                       4                         2
500M MIX HGT TEMP (F)              39                        31
500M TSPT WIND (M/S)               N  7                      N  4
500M TSPT WIND (MPH)               N 15                      N  9
DISPERSION INDEX      37           44           33           28
LAL                   1            1            1            1
LASI                  2            3            4            4
STABILITY             D            C            F            C
STAGNATION INDEX      3            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS 15 TO 20. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 33 PERCENT.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 30S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...RAIN LIKELY. HIGHS AROUND 50. MINIMUM RH 68 PERCENT.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...RAIN LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.MONDAY...A CHANCE OF RAIN. PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S.
MINIMUM RH 52 PERCENT. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. MINIMUM RH
48 PERCENT. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE
MID 40S. MINIMUM RH 57 PERCENT. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$



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